For the Uttar Pradesh elections, the expectation was that only Hindutva and soft Hindutva would be used for the campaign by different political parties. However, the Samajwadi Party’s Akhilesh Yadav has started talking about socialism and social justice. Arfa Khanum Sherwani of The Wire discusses this issue and others in this video.
Watch | Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022: Social Justice vs Hindutva Agenda
Arfa Khanum Sherwani discusses the approaches taken by the Samajwadi Party and the BJP ahead of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections.