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

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Caste and Power Game in Karnataka

THE caste factor exercises a marked influence on the working of party politics all over India. Even left parties (witness Kerala) have not escaped the prevailing socio-political atmosphere. Only the major players and the nature of the power game differ from state to state. Unless a politician or a commentator is aware of these undercurrents, he cannot successfully interpret a political event.

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