ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Beyond Uttar Pradesh

Will dalit politics across the country see a resurgence following the Bahujan Samaj Party's victory in Uttar Pradesh? While this depends on the political situation in specific states, the BSP's victory gives a new meaning to the category of 'sarva samaj' in redefining caste alignments for future electoral competition. At the same time, the BSP's victory poses a serious challenge to the two coalitions at the national level, the National Democratic Alliance and the United Progressive Alliance.

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