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The Modi Raj 2: Emperor of Hindu hearts

Riots in 2002 that killed more than 1,000 people, mostly Muslims, put Narendra Modi’s leadership in Gujarat in the spotlight. In the second episode of our series, he looks for a way to reinvent himself and repair the reputation of Gujarat.


This episode draws on audio from the following publishers: BBC, Doordarshan, Desh Gujarat, Vibrant Gujarat, BBC Hindi and CNN-IBN.


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