No plans to contest from Tamil Nadu, says MIM chief Owaisi
Shivani Chaturvedi | October 19, 2014 | CHENNAI
After surprising everyone with its debut election for the Maharashtra assembly, the Hyderabad-based Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) is eager to spread its wings further.
Speaking with Governance Now over phone from Hyderabad, MIM president Asaduddin Owaisi said the party now plans to expand its base in Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and also other areas of Maharashtra.
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