Assembly Elections of India, 2021: Revisiting Assam

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Pranjit Kumar Sarma
Rituparna Bhattacharyya


In India,  Assembly Elections were held in Assam, West Bengal, Kerela, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in the first half of 2021. Driving this study is an attempt to analyse the election results of the state of Assam where Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its allies, Mitrajot or National Democratic Alliance (NDA), successfully defeated the Indian National Congress (INC), and its allies, Mahajot (Grand Alliance). Drawing primarily upon secondary data and applying GIS techniques, the study makes a critical analogy of how Mitrajot managed to accomplish victory.



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Kumar Sarma, P., & Bhattacharyya, R. (2021). Assembly Elections of India, 2021: Revisiting Assam. Space and Culture, India, 9(1), 6-28.
Received 2021-05-10
Accepted 2021-06-24
Published 2021-06-24


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