Sunday, Feb 26, 2017 | Last Update : 05:46 PM IST
The police did precious little to prevent the violence of ABVP members.
BJP president Amit Shah persuaded Yogi to drop his objections and join the campaign.
Chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh is confident his party will comfortably exceed the halfway mark on its own.
An indication that Modi too is not certain is evident in his ploy to proclaim himself the “adopted son” of Varanasi.