Now that India’s campaign in the World T20 has sadly ended, we can, for a relaxing diversion, focus on some side issues like Tamil Nadu elections.
We have been regularly receiving questions from readers on the various aspects of Tamil Nadu polls and we have decided to take them up this week because it would help us think up even lesser number of than we usually do to fill this column up.
Q: We will start off with the Election Commission. How good is its work in the run-up to the polls?
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