ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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'Adarana' Programme and Vote Bank Politics in Andhra Pradesh

Claiming to address the concerns of backward caste communities, Adarana, a welfare scheme floated by Andhra Pradesh chief minister in the election year, aims to consolidate the base of the Telugu Desam Party among the backward castes by selectively disbursing financial assistance for self-employment.

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