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The 2014 campaign was a pulsating and historic one but its essential architecture was unorthodox.
The point is that a system of awarding party tickets to candidates for elections is fundamentally undemocratic.
To get over the bar of the Kesvananda Bharti judgment, the 42nd Amendment was enacted into law by Parliament in 1976.
The decision has castigated every public body that was called to answer before the Supreme Court.