Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Center for Contemporary South Asia

National security will compete with unemployment, farm distress as a critical election issue

February 28, 2019

In his February 28, 2019 Indian Express article, Ashutosh Varshney analyzes the electoral implications of the current India-Pakistan tensions and clashes. Varshney argues national security, for the first time ever, may be a a primary driver in the Indian elcetions, which could be enough win Modi the election. Read the full article.