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The many, many reasons why BJP lost Rajasthan

Updated : December 14, 2018 02:41 PM IST

The inability of BJP to take a clear stand on Hindutva, Kashmir, the farmer crisis, SME troubles, Rajput anger, Jat alienation, SC/ST ordinance, Muslim mobilisation, and role of bureaucracy played a critical role in its failure to retain power in Rajasthan.
To add to this confusion, there was a prolonged tussle between state chief minister Vasundhara Raje and the central BJP leadership.
The alleged aloofness and arrogance of Vasundhara Raje, caused alienation of not only the RSS, which is strong in the state, but also BJP officials and MLAs.
The many, many reasons why BJP lost Rajasthan
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