New Delhi: Amid the political crisis in Jharkhand after JMM withdrew support from Arun Munda government, senior party leader Hemant Soren on Wednesday reached New Delhi to discuss with Congress leaders over the current political situation in the state.

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JMM chief Shibu Soren’s son Hemant Soren along with four legislators Mathura Mahato, Champai Soren, Haji Hussain Ansari and Simon Marandi reached Delhi to hold talks with Congress leaders for formation of an alternative government in the state.

"Jharkhand Congress leaders have given indication and we are hopeful that the national party will protect democratic values," Bhokta, a member of the JMM Core Committee, said.

He claimed that independent MLA Chamra Linda and the lone Jharkhand Janadhikar Manch MLA met party chief Shibu Soren and assured to support in the case of an alternative government.
    
Linda was supporting the Arjun Munda government.

(JPN/Agencies)

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