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2012 Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election: Samajwadi Party’s Waterloo?
South Asia Masala (2011)
  • Vikas Kumar

The forthcoming assembly election in Uttar Pradesh (UP), the world’s most populous sub-national administrative unit, marks the beginning of the long campaign for India’s 2014 General Election. In an earlier post, I have argued that the outcome of UP’s election will influence the choice of prime ministerial candidates and the strategies of political parties for the next general election. In this post I will discuss the existential crisis facing Samajwadi Party (SP), an important regional party based in UP.

Publication Date
November 29, 2011
Citation Information
Vikas Kumar. "2012 Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election: Samajwadi Party’s Waterloo?" South Asia Masala (2011)
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