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Third force could loosen BJP’s grasp in Chhattisgarh ballot

Defying threats by Maoist insurgents, voters went to the polls in the central state of Chhattisgarh Monday in the first of five state ballots that will test support for India’s two main political parties before the 2019 general election. Representatives will be elected for 18 seats in the state assembly, with voting in the other 72 constituencies scheduled to take […]