Politics Bhupinder Singh Hooda counters BJP's nationalism pitch, says Pakistan split into two under Congress rule Updated : October 17, 2019 05:00 PM IST Congress' Bhupinder Singh Hooda said the October 21 assembly polls are a direct fight between the Congress and the BJP in the Haryana polls as both the JJP and the INLD have become "irrelevant". Dismissing Ashok Tanwar's backing to the JJP, he said a person who has resigned from the party can go anywhere he wants and support anybody. Congress president Sonia Gandhi also appointed Hooda the Congress Legislative Party (CLP) leader. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.