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HIMACHAL-Political Necessity vs Lost Possibilities

Political Necessity vs Lost Possibilities Javeed Alam Electoral politics is no longer just about good intentions or high motives but equally, and more importantly, about choosing between parties which can provide a government that manages to rule for a given period. This orientation to electoral politics has pushed into background the earlier transformative agenda and has settled onto what seems realisable. Seen in this perspective of the self-articulated experience of the people, the uncomplicated nature of the electoral response of the Himachal society in the assembly elections, 1993 makes immediate sense.

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