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Will Narendra Modi's OBC background prove to be BJP's trump card in 2014?

New Delhi, Feb 18: The most interesting political question that is being hotly debated throughout the length and breadth of the country nowadays is – How will India vote if BJP finally decides to project

Raj Singh [ Updated: February 18, 2013 13:29 IST ]


But the trump card for Modi can be his OBC background. Narendra Modi is an OBC leader and belongs to the Ghanchi community of Gujarat that is equivalent to Teli caste of Northern India.

Narendra Modi has never tried to encash his OBC lineage, primarily because he was a RSS pracharak and he was taught not to play up his caste affiliations but now he has to understand that politics is a different ball game altogether.

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