state different forms of communal politics with one example each
The different forms of communal politics can be explained as follows :
- Communalism can take the form of our daily beliefs. This involves religious prejudice, social stigmas and superiority of one's religion.
- A communal mind may lead to some unjustified political behavior. Vote bank maybe developed on the basis of religion.
- Communalism maybe used as a weapon to promote a political party. This involves use of religious symbols or some famous religious personality.
- The most ugly form of communalism are riots. Riots during partitions is one of the biggest and ugliest example of communal riots. Similarly, the recent Muzzafarnagar riots are also an example of communal riots.