Feb 27, 2017 20:44 IST
At tier two, Brahmins are at the forefront of the hugely OBC-ised
Bharatiya Janata Party’s campaign in Uttar Pradesh. They’re without a
leader or a party they can truly call their own. What keeps them going
is their resolve, their fears and the flair for social stewardship.
spent considerable time decoding the trend during my 10-day tour of the
state. The answers that seem valid aren’t based on empirical data.
They’re a distillation of stray and considered comments on the ground. [ . . . ]