ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
-A A +A

Bombay Riots Second Phase

Asghar Ali Engineer Vicious and sustained communal propaganda by the Shiv Sena and its state of preparedness for violence, a communalised police force and internecine tensions within the state Congress(I) all contributed to the extensive nature of the violence in Bombay in January.

Subscribers please login to access full text of the article.

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

826for India

$50for overseas users

Get instant access to the complete EPW archives

Subscribe now


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top