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272/543
L :0
W :353
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W :92
NDA :353
UPA : 92
LOK SABHA ELECTION RESULTS 2019
Total Constituencies
543
Voter Turnout
67.11%
NDA : 353
2014 : 354 Seats
BJP
303
+
SS
18
+
Other
32
UPA : 92
2014 : 66 Seats
INC
52
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DMK
23
+
Other
17
OTH : 97
2014 : 107 Seats
TMC
22
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YSRCP
22
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Other
53
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Explained: Brazil's environmental changes under President Jair Bolsonaro

Updated : May 15, 2019 11:45 AM IST

This is not the first time the far-right Bolsonaro has made clear he intends to make major changes to Brazil's environmental policy, including opening the globally vital Amazon rain forest to development and agribusiness.
During the campaign, then-presidential candidate Bolsonaro vowed that if elected, "not a centimetre" more of land would be demarcated for indigenous reserves.
Bolsonaro's plans to open the Amazon to greater development would make it impossible for Brazil to meet its reduced emissions targets in the coming years.
Explained: Brazil's environmental changes under President Jair Bolsonaro
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