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Polarization in Rajasthan takes a toll on BJP’s performance

Infamous for cow vigilantism-related violence since 2014, the Alwar-Bharatpur region in the western Indian state of Rajasthan voted out the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from most of the constituencies that fall under the two major districts. Of the 11 Assembly seats in Alwar, the BJP won only two. The party’s performance was worse in Bharatpur district, […]