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MUSLIMS-What Have the Muslim Leaders Done

 MUSLIMS What Have the Muslim Leaders Done? Asghar Ali Engineer THE Muslims are a major minority in India. No political party can capture power either at the Centre or in most if the states without Muslim support, in the last Lok Sabha elections too, Muslim support to the Janata party was crucial to its impressive victory. In view of the importance of Muslim otes, every political party promises to olve the problems being faced by them, he Janata party in making such proes before the elections was only fol- owing the Congress in this respect. Even the Jan Sangh which till the other lay was accusing the Congress of 'pam- bering the Muslims had to. even before being into Janata, change its policy towards the Muslims and at least normally accept 'secularism' as part of ts political creed.

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