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Jobs, Not Pakistan, Is The issue: Baichung Bhutia

Football icon-turned-politician Baichung Bhutia speaks to Outlook on his new party and electoral debut in upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

Jobs, Not Pakistan, Is The issue: Baichung Bhutia
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Jobs, Not Pakistan, Is The issue: Baichung Bhutia
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2019-12-09T14:17:55+05:30

Hamro Sikkim Party, floated by football icon-turned-politician Baichung Bhutia in February 2018, will make its electoral debut on April 11. Sikkim has simultaneous polling—HSP will cont­est all 32 assembly seats. Baichung himself, brimful with talk of change, will contest the sole Lok Sabha seat in the state. Excerpts from an interview with Jeevan Prakash Sharma:

Are you looking for a tie-up with any national party?

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