SP-BSP alliance vs Kamandal politics II
It is as if politics in Uttar Pradesh has come full circle since 1993. But this time, the alliance needs to go beyond capturing political power. It needs to strive to bring about social and cultural transformation among the Bahujans and ease inter-caste tensions, even annihilate caste
Was Mandal an extension of Kamandal?
The Sangh Parivar had no problem with this politics of “Hindu social justice” because it could see that Muslim votes were being used to politically strengthen the weaker sections of Hindus that were reaping the benefits of reservations