Express Elections

The Indian Express brings you a podcast that peels back the layers of political mudslinging and campaign rhetoric to cover everything you need to know about India voting. Express Elections will equip you with expert analysis and commentary on the significant events and players, an assessment of where the current government stands, and an understanding of the electoral process in India.

Episode 7 November 19, 2018

What will drive Mizoram to vote in the upcoming elections?

In this episode, we deep dive into issues that will drive Mizoram to vote with Adam Halliday, editor of a the weekly magazine The Frontier Despatch in Aizawl. Adam explains why anti-incumbency, the bad state of roads, lack of healthcare in rural areas and the Prohibition are election issues and how they affect the seemingly homogeneous state. Last, we discuss why the state is the final frontier for the BJP.

What will drive Mizoram to vote in the upcoming elections?In this episode, we deep dive into issues that will drive Mizoram to vote with Adam Halliday, editor of a the weekly magazine The Frontier Despatch in Aizawl. Adam explains why anti-incumbency, the bad state of roads, lack of healthcare in rural areas and the Prohibition are election issues and how they affect the seemingly homogeneous state. Last, we discuss why the state is the final frontier for the BJP.