ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Grass Roots Political Process Atraulia Constituency V B Singh This analysis of the electoral process in Atraulia constituency in Uttar Pradesh during the 1993 assembly elections brings to the fore the fact that the institution of the party at the constituency level and below has become almost non-existent. The candidates, by and large, recruit campaign workers and mobilise votes on their own. Simultaneously, caste has become the most important basis for enlisting political support, followed by factors like work relationship and personal connections.

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