Elections in India data handbook on Lok Sabha elections by Singh, V. B.

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StatementV.B. Singh.
LC ClassificationsJQ294 .S565 1986
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Open LibraryOL20086823M
ISBN 100803995199, 8170360382, 0803991517, 8170363799

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