BJP Wins 'Manipulated' Vote for Mayor in Chandigarh; How Gandhi's Ram Rajya Stacks Up Against Modi's India
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Snapshot of the day
January 30, 2024
The BJP, which has 14 councillors and two additional votes pulled off an improbable victory in Tuesday’s election for the mayor of Chandigarh. Despite the joint INDIA candidate fielded by the Aam Aadmi Party and Congress having 20 councillors – a clear majority – on his side, he lost. Here’s how this happened:
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