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Lahar: How VP Singh wave ousted Rajiv Gandhi from power in 1989

News Nation brings a special show ‘Lahar’ (wave). In the last general election 2014, we witnessed the strength of Modi wave. Here in the show, we discussed the strongest poll wave of Janata Dal VP Singh in 1989. 9th Lok Sabha polls in 1989 took political pundits by surprised as Congress lost over 200 seats and decimated to 197. Riding the Bofors defance scam, VP singh got success to create an anti-incumbency wave against Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. Here is the detailed analysis of Lok Sabha elections 1989.

Updated : 01 April 2019, 12:26 PM