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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP)

Lok Janshakti Party MP Chaudhari Mehboob Ali Kaiser along with state party President Mira Chakraborty interacts with media representatives to announce the candidates' names for few seats ahead of the state assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Lok Janshakti Party President Mira Chakraborty holds the party flag as she interacts with the media to announce the party strategy for the upcoming Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Lok Janshakti Party activists burn an effigy of Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan during a protest aganist alleged attack on hindu temples in the country, in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) Chief Chirag Paswan immerses the ashes of his father and party founder late Ram Vilas Paswan at Sangam, in Prayagraj.

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Lok Janshakti Party chief Chirag Paswan addresses a party meeting in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party Chief Chirag Paswan speaks during the 20th foundation day celebration of the party, in Patna.

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LJP Chief Chirag Paswan addresses a press conference, at party office in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan flashes victory sign on the last day of the third phase of Bihar Assembly election campaign, in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan addresses a press conference at party office, ahead of the third phase of Bihar Assembly polls, in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President Chirag Paswan speaks to media persons at Jai Prakash Narayan airport, ahead of the third phase of Bihar Assembly polls, in Patna

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) Chief Chirag Paswan addresses his supporters during the third and last leg of campaign for Bihar Assembly polls, in Madhubani district.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) party leader Chirag Paswan shows his finger marked with indelible ink after casting vote during the second phase of Bihar assembly polls, in Khagaria district.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President Chirag Paswan addresses a press conference ahead of the second phase of Bihar assembly polls, in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) National President Chirag Paswan addresses an election rally ahead of the Bihar Assembly elections, at Teghra in Begusrai.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) National President Chirag Paswan addresses a press conference ahead of the Bihar Assembly elections, at party office in Patna.

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LJP Chief Chirag Paswan offers prayers at Patan Devi temple on the occasion of his birthday, in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President Chirag Paswan addresses media on the Munger firing incident, ahead of Bihar Assembly elections, in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party President Chirag Paswan addresses an election campaign rally ahead of Assembly polls, in Madubani district.

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LJP Chief Chirag Paswan addresses a press conference, at party office in Patna

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Chirag Paswan being garlanded by party supporters during an election campaign rally, ahead of Bihar assembly polls, in Rohtas district.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) Chief Chirag Paswan during an election campaign roadshow, in Jehanabad district.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) Chief Chirag Paswan during an election campaign roadshow, at Paliganj in Patna district.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President Chirag Paswan with state president and MP Prince Kumar releases party manifesto ahead of Bihar assembly polls, during a press conference, in Patna.

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Lok Jan Shakti (LJP) chief Chirag Paswan addresses a press conference, at party office in Patna.

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LJP Chief Chirag Paswan seeks blessing from Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar during 'shradh' rituals of late Ram Vilas Paswan during a tribute paying program, in Patna.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar (L) and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav (R) meet Lok Janshakti Party chief Chirag Paswan who was performing 'shradh' rituals for his father late Ram Vilas Paswan, in Patna

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pays tribute to former union minister late Ram Vilas Paswan during a program at LJP office, in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) MP Chirag Paswan performs rituals for his father late Ram Vilas Paswan, in Patna

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LJP Chief Chirag Paswan after shaving his head during the Dashkarma ritual for late his father and former Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, in Patna.

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LJP Chief Chirag Paswan after shaving his head during the Dashkarma ritual for late his father and former Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, in Patna.

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LJP President Chirag Paswan performs rituals for his late father and former Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, at Janardan Ghat Digha in Patna.

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LJP Chief Chirag Paswan performs rituals for his late father and former Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President Prince Raj presents party member slips to Urmila Devi (R) and Sundeshwar Ram (L), ahead of Bihar Assembly polls, in Patna.

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A vehicle carrying the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ram Vilas Paswan moves towards Digha Ghat, during his funeral procession, in Patna.

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Army personnel pay tribute as vehicle carrying the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ram Vilas Paswan arrives at Digha Ghat, during his funeral procession, in Patna.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar interacts with Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi as Rashtriya Janta Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav (C) looks on, during the funeral of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan, at Janardhan Ghat in Patna.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ram Vilas Paswan, along with his mother pays tribute to the mortal remains of his father before the cremation, at Digha Ghat in Patna

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ram Vilas Paswan, arrives to perform last rites of his father, at Digha Ghat in Patna.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan, who passed away on Thursday evening, before his cremation, at Digha Ghat in Patna.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ram Vilas Paswan, lights the funeral pyre containing the mortal remains of his father during the cremation ceremony, at Digha Ghat in Patna.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ramvilas Paswan, along with family members and relatives carries the mortal remains of his father during his funeral procession, in Patna.

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Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan, who passed away on Thursday evening, before his funeral procession, in Patna.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan, performs rituals on the mortal remains of his father before a funeral procession, in Patna.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan, along with family members and relatives mourns near the mortal remains of his father, who passed away on Thursday evening, in Patna.

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People gather around a hearse carrying the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan, at party office, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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Army personnel carry the coffin of late Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan at Jaiprakash Narayan Airport, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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Jan Adhikar Party President Pappu Yadav along with others leaders pay tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan at LJP office, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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BJP Bihar in Charge Bhupender Yadav along with others leaders pay tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan at party office, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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Family members of late Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan arrive at Jaiprakash Narayan Airport to receive his mortal remains, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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Family members of late Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan arrive at Jaiprakash Narayan Airport to receive his mortal remains, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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LJP MP Pashupati Kumar Paras pays tribute to the mortal remains of his brother and Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan at Jaiprakash Narayan Airport, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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Grandson of late Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan pays tribute to his grandfather at Jaiprakash Narayan Airport, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan at Jaiprakash Narayan Airport, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan at Jaiprakash Narayan Airports, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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Lok Janshakti Party chief and MP Chirag Paswan pays tribute to the mortal remains of his father and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan at Jaiprakash Narayan Airport, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan at Vidhan Sabha campus, in Patna. Paswan (74) died at a private hospital in Delhi on Thursday evening after recently undergoing a heart surgery.

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President Ram Nath Kovind pays tribute to Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan, who passed away Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah pays tribute to Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan, who passed away Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah pays tribute to Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan, who passed away Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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Family members pay tribute to Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan after his demise on Thursday evening, at Janpath in New Delhi.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan, consoles a supporter paying tributes to the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader after his demise on Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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Union Minister Smriti Irani consoles Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan, while paying tributes to the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader after his demise on Thursday evening, at Janpath in New Delhi.

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Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan after his demise on Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi (C) pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan after his demise on Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi with Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan, while paying tributes to the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader after his demise on Thursday evening, at Janpath in New Delhi.

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BJP National President JP Nadda pays greets family members of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan after his demise on Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets family members of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan after his demise on Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays tribute to Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan after his demise on Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan after his demise on Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan after his demise on Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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LJP (S) President Satyanand Sharma pays tribute to Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan after his demise, in Patna.

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In this file photo, Ram Vilas Paswan being sworn-in as a Cabinet minister by President Ram Nath Kovind during the oath taking ceremony at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this file photo, Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Civil Supplies, Ram Vilas Paswan at a Press Conference in Mumbai. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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Media persons outside the residence of Lok Janshakti Party founder and Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan, who passed away in New Delhi. Paswan (74), who was the Lok Janshakti Party patron, had undergone heart surgery at a hospital here a few days ago.

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Public outside the residence of Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan as they wait to pay tribute to the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader after his demise on Thursday evening, at Janpath in New Delhi.

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Public outside the residence of Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan as they wait to pay tribute to the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader after his demise on Thursday evening, at Janpath in New Delhi.

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BJP National President JP Nadda pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan after his demise on Thursday evening, at his Janpath residence in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Ram Vilas Paswan addresses a press conference on the efforts being undertaken by the Ministry to ensure quality water is provided in all states, in New Delhi. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this file photo, BJP National President Amit Shah with Union Ministers Prakash Javadekar and Ravi Shankar, LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan and Rajya Sabha leader Anil Balooni display the victory sign on their arrival at Parliament House, in New Delhi. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this, file photo Prime minister Narendra Modi with Bihar Chief Minister and Janta Dal-United chief Nitish Kumar and LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan being garlanded during an election campaign for Lok Sabha polls, at Ramnagar in West Champaran. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this file photo, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ram Vilas Paswan during an election campaign rally ahead of the last phase of the Lok Sabha polls, at Paliganj in Patna. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this file photo, Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President Ram Vilas Paswan, his son Chirag Paswan and family members arrive for the first session of the 17th Lok Sabha at Parliament House, in New Delhi. Ram Vilas Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this file photo, then AICC General Secretary Rahul Gandhi attend a Roza Iftar Party at the residence of Lok Janshakti Party President Ram Vilas Paswan, in New Delhi. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this file photo, Lok Janshakti party Chief Ram Vilas Paswan celebrates his 65th birthday in New Delhi. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this file photo, RJD chief Lalu Prasad and LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan exchange greeting during an Iftaar party in Patna. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this file photo, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is being greeted by Ram Vilas Paswan during the NDA parliamentary board meeting, at Central Hall of Parliament House, in New Delhi. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this file photo, Congress President Sonia Gandhi with Lok Jan Shakti Party President Ram Vilas Paswan at Paswan's residence in New Delhi. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this file photo, Chairman of the moderate faction of Hurriyat Conference Mirwaiz Umar Farooq receives the members of a Parliamentary and civil society team headed by Ram Vilas Paswan (2nd R) at his residence in Srinagar. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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In this file photo, Lok Janshakti party Chief Ram Vilas Paswan with his wife Reena Paswan and son Chirag Paswan pose for a photograph on the occasion of Ram Vilas Paswan's 65th birthday in New Delhi. Paswan passed away on Thursday evening, Oct. 8, 2020. He was 74.

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Lok Janshakti Party workers celebrate after being separated from NDA ahead of Bihar Assembly Elections, in Patna.

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An LJP activist dressed as Rani Lakshmi Bai takes part in a protest in support of actress Kangana Ranaut, in Patna.

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LJP activists burn an effigy of Chinese President Xi Jinping during a protest against China on Indo-China clash at Galwan valley in Ladakh, in Patna. Atleast 20 soldiers were martyred in the violent face-off.

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Lok Janshakti Party leader Ram Vilas paswan at Parliament House during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Lok Janshakti Party chief and MP Chirag Paswan addresses a press conference after launching 'Bihar First- Bihari First' campaign at the party office, in Patna.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President Chirag Paswan (L) and Bihar LJP President Prince Raj leave the Parliament House, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the Budget Session of Parliament in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah during an election campaign rally ahead of the forthcoming Delhi Assembly elections, at Seemapuri constituency in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah during an election campaign rally ahead of the forthcoming Delhi Assembly elections, at Seemapuri constituency in New Delhi. Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan are also seen.

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BJP National President JP Nadda, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar and LJP chief Chirag Paswan being garlanded during a public meeting  for the upcoming Delhi Assembly election at Sangam Vihar in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Ram Vilas Paswan addresses a press conference on the efforts being undertaken by the Ministry to ensure quality water is provided in all states, in New Delhi.

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