Arvind Kejriwal, the Aam Aadmi Party chief and chief minister of Delhi. Photo: EPA Arvind Kejriwal, the Aam Aadmi Party chief and chief minister of Delhi. Photo: EPA
Arvind Kejriwal, the Aam Aadmi Party chief and chief minister of Delhi. Photo: EPA
India

Narendra Modi’s party suffers heavy defeat in local Delhi election in backlash against citizenship law

  • Legislation eased citizenship rules for religious minorities from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan but excluded Muslims
  • Upstart Aam Aadmi Party wins 62 of 70 assembly seats

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Arvind Kejriwal, the Aam Aadmi Party chief and chief minister of Delhi. Photo: EPA Arvind Kejriwal, the Aam Aadmi Party chief and chief minister of Delhi. Photo: EPA
Arvind Kejriwal, the Aam Aadmi Party chief and chief minister of Delhi. Photo: EPA
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