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#BBCtrending: Social media in India's elections

On Friday BBC Trending was live from the National Law School in Bangalore.

Mukul Devichand and his panel of guests discussed how social media is impacting on this year's Indian elections - the biggest voting event in the world.

They talked about trolling, e-empowerment, what lessons there are to learn from the US - if any - and about chai wallahs, or tea sellers.

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  • 11 Apr 2014
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