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Wake-up call for Modi as BJP is trounced in Delhi local polls

Defeat may embolden opposition parties, undermine support for Modi

New Delhi

PRIME Minister Narendra Modi conceded an overwhelming defeat in a local election in India's capital, his first setback at the polls since taking charge of Asia's third-biggest economy last year.

Aam Aadmi Party, a two-year-old party led by anti-graft activist Arvind