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Groups of Hindus and Muslims are living in fear, many are homeless.
Bipin Patel, a sitting BJP corporator, is among the 36 acquitted in the 2002 Gulberg Society carnage on Thursday, even as a designated court in Ahmedabad convicted 11 for the murder 69 people, includi...
Riot variables have a positive and statistically significant effect on BJP's vote share. For example, a one percent increase in the number of riots in a district improves BJP's vote share by 4.4 percent. Similarly, a percent increase in the number of people killed in riots within a district increase BJP's vote share by 2.9 percent.