ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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BIHAR- The Caste Divide

The Caste Divide A S THERE were only two parties in the Lok Sabha elections in Bihar this time; the 'backward' castes and the 'forward' castes. The former were represented by the Lok Dal and allies and the latter by the Congress(I) and Janata. It was the mass urge of the backward castes that the Lok Dal, CPI, CPI(M) and Congress(U) join hands

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