Sonia Gandhi holds rally in Mizoram, lures youth and women voters

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Sonia Gandhi holds rally in Mizoram, lures youth and women voters

Congress president Sonia Gandhi sought to lure voters at a rally in Mizoram's Lunglei town on Monday with the prospect of joint sharing on a 50-50 basis the profits from oil and natural gas proceeds from the state.

Indigenous rights groups and opposition parties had been protesting against previous sharing agreements in which Mizoram was set to receive only 10-12 percent of profits.

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