The Congress has promised to act against the Bajrang Dal if voted to power in Karnataka, and invited a backlash from the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
In this episode, Manisha Pande discusses the impact of the Congress’s poll promise with Dhanya Rajendran, Pooja Prasanna and Prajwal Bhat of The News Minute. Will it boost or ruin the Congress’s poll prospects? Will the BJP be able to spin it to its advantage? What’s the history of the Bajrang Dal? Will the Congress’s promise affect swing voters?