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How The Indian Media Missed Reporting A Constitutional Amendment That Impacted The Election

In India, Indian Elections 2009, Legal, Politics on June 1, 2009 at 9:39 pm

The Press is called ‘The Fourth Estate’ for a reason – they are the most important defenders of the constitution in a democracy.

So how did the Indian media miss this story and report it after….way after the fact?

Via Times Of India: Hamdullah Sayed, at 27, the youngest member of parliament won his seat because the constitution had been amended in 2008 to allow a person not born in the Lakshwadeep to contest elections.

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