Mandal seeks a comeback against Kamandal

The opposition hopes the Bihar caste survey will revive the Mandal debate but BJP’s Hindutva-plus model has changed the ground rules

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav, Leader of the Opposition Vijay Sinha and others at an all-party meeting on the caste survey in Patna, October 3, 2023 (Photo: Getty Images)