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Pride and Polls: Why Bihar Politicians are Up in Arms Over Sushant Singh Rajput’s Death


The tragic death of young Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput on June 14 shocked the nation and the film industry. The death by alleged suicide bitterly divided Bollywood and exposed the fault-lines in tinsel town over the issue of privileged insiders versus struggling outsiders trying to find a toehold in the cut-throat industry.

Back in Rajput’s home state Bihar, his death has brought together the netas of all hues like never before in a rare show of unity, ahead of crucial assembly polls slated to be held in October-November. The mystery surrounding the actor’s death has fuelled intense ...


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