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By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : February 15, 2017, 11:11
Duration : 02:33

UP Elections 2017: Weaver community boycott polls: Watch video

Weaver community in Gorakhpur of UP will boycott polls. They are upset with the government and local representatives' failure to do the needful in improving the condition of their community and thereby have decided to boycott elections scheduled in the sixth phase in Gorakhpur on March 4. Posters banning entry of candidates have been put up as part of community's call to boycott elections. Here's what they have to say about their ordeal. Weavers who are battling to survive when inflation is high and income is poor have shut down their power loom units in the past few days owing to losses incurred to the establishments.

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