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How will you define a regional political party?
A regional party is one that is restricted to a particular state, it supports the grievances of that particular state mostly. The party identifies itself with regions’ culture, language and religion.They participate in the state assembly election of that particular state only.
There are six national parties in India, namely Indian National Congress, BJP, Bahujan Samaj Party, Communist Party of India-Marxist, Communist Party of India, National Congress Party. Apart from these, all other parties are regional parties.
These parties are classified by the Election Commission.
These are established in a particular state only.
Example: Samajwadi Party, Samata party,Shiv Sena, etc.
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