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Who Won in West Bengal

Who Won in West Bengal? Ashok Rudra EVEN the most optimistic political forecaster could not have forecast, and none did forecast, the surrealistic electoral victory of Indira's Congress in West Bengal. Even the most confirmed CPM hater can hardly explain to himself how it has been possible for the giant party to be defeated so abjectly. And, of course, nobody is in a position to say how much of a loss of mass support for the CPM this defeat in elections indicates.

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