Dr. Hassaan Bokhari heads the India Desk at the South Asia Times and is a graduate of Rawalpindi Medical College. He cleared the CSS competitive exam and was 34th in Pakistan, but declined to join the civil service in order to pursue his passion for history. He runs a YouTube channel and has authored a book about the 1971 fratricide. He aims to help the nation understand its history from a perspective of objectivity, honesty, and confidence.
The defeat of Narendra Modi and the BJP in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly elections raises serious questions about the future of India's political landscape, as well as the implications for neighboring Pakistan.