March 23, 2017

India: Does Yogi Adityanath's appointment as UP chief minister herald the coming of a Hindu Rashtra?

"The appointment of Bharatiya Janata Party leader Adityanath as chief minister of Uttar Pradesh has stoked conflicting emotions. It is easy to comprehend the fears of Muslims, who feel Adityanath’s rise to power is incontrovertible evidence of India gradually turning into a Hindu Rashtra in which their status will be that of second-class citizens."
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