March 11, 2017

India: 2017 Assembly election results - debate, analysis and reports

Selected Commentary in the Indian Media:  [updated on 13 March 2017]
Modi wave defines election: The PM has mastered disruptive innovation to sweep the carpet from under opponents
Arati R Jerath (March 13, 2017)

A Hindu vote-bank consecratedPolitics of exclusion will take its toll
Harish Khare

 (March 13, 2017)

Everything Depends on How the BJP Uses Absolute Power in Uttar Pradesh
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Explaining why BJP won 312 seats in Uttar Pradesh
322 of UP’s New Lawmakers are Crorepatis, 143 Have Criminal Cases
‘Communalised Development’ a Key Ingredient in BJP’s Uttar Pradesh Win
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BJP exults in UP as Congress lives to fight another day
Bharat Bhushan | Updated on: 11 March 2017
Is it a victory of hate politics? by Amit Sengupta | 11 March 2017
Assembly Elections 2017: How Narendra Modi won Uttar Pradesh
Assembly results will alter Rajya Sabha composition next year

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Janmat 2017 - live discussion on The Wire about 2017 Assembly elections