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Mamata Banerjee meets opposition MPs, says it’s time for BJP to pack up and go

New Delhi, March 27: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee met Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar in the national capital on Tuesday, triggering speculation that she is trying to galvanise opposition parties for a united fight against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the 2019 parliamentary polls. Banerjee, who heads the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal, met Shiv Sena parliamentarian Sanjay Raut as well. The meeting assumes significance as the Shiv Sena, the BJP’s embittered ally in Maharashtra, has announced to break the tie-up before 2019. “When...