Despite electoral success, India's upstart anti-corruption party displays deep rifts

March 29, 2015 11:12 AM

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Despite electoral success, India's upstart anti-corruption party displays deep rifts

FILE- In this, Feb. 14, 2015 file photo, supporters of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), or Common Man’s Party, shout slogans as they sit on an autorickshaw decorated with brooms, the party symbol, outside the venue where party leader Arvind Kejriwal is being sworn-in as the new chief minister of Delhi, in New Delhi, India. The upstart AAP, was once seen by many as a breath of fresh air in the chaotic, corruption-tainted world of Indian politics, promising to root out graft and display complete transparency. Now, however, with its top leaders spending the weekend slugging it out in public, it seems the party that promised to transform India's political landscape is more likely to bring disappointment to millions of Indians despairing of their politicians.. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, file) (The Associated Press)

FILE- In this Feb. 10, 2015 file photo, supporters of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), or Common Man’s Party, hold cut-outs of their leader Arvind Kejriwal and their party symbol, the broom, as they celebrate the party's victory in New Delhi, India. The upstart AAP, was once seen by many as a breath of fr...

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