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Revolution and oppression in Modi's Gujarat

Considering that Gujarat is PM Modi’s home state, the BJP is not leaving any stones unturned to win the upcoming Assembly elections, with Modi himself campaigning for the party. It was during one such road show in Vadodara that the PM was accosted by Chandrika Solanki, who threw bangles on his face.

 Revolution and oppression in Modi's Gujarat

Her whereabouts, her next moves, her dizzying rise to celebrity status during the election period, and her open challenge that Modi would be left empty-handed, have made her a target for the BJP. With the Dalits and Patels already distancing themselves from the party, the BJP has become even more wary of any element that might jeopardize their victory in the elections, and is rumoured to be keeping a close watch on Chandrika Solanki.