ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Victory for Identity Politics, Not Hindutva in Assam

During the recently concluded Assam assembly elections, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's role was exaggerated to strengthen the impression that the Assamese have finally succumbed to the ideology of Hindu nationalism. This is not borne out either by the background of most of the successful Bharatiya Janata Party candidates or the overall voting pattern in the state.



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