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A former JNU student, who has been active in Bahujan students' movement for the last 20 years, has entered election fray from Anekal assembly constituency, reserved for SC candidates in Bengaluru rural district.
Dr. Srinivas Gundappa (38) has masters in political science and a doctorate in Human Rights from prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi.