Building The ‘Bahujan’

BY Edit Platter Desk | PUBLISHED: 11 January 2017

Badri Narayan writes in The Indian Express the BSP holds the view that the creation of a sarvajan society can be made possible only by providing political participation to all its castes. When Mayawati and the BSP talk about society, it seems like a confederation of castes. In fact, she adds “society” as a suffix to all the caste names, such as Brahmin society, Dalit society etc. It is evident that Indian society is divided on caste and religious lines. We just have to watch how the BSP and other parties respond to the recently passed verdict of the Supreme Court on not using caste and religion to garner votes during elections.

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Source - Badri Narayan / The Indian Express