Discuss the concept of Majoritarianism and Minoritarianism and its impact on communal tension in India.
Majoritarianism is the idea that collective decisions are made rightly when they reflect the views of the majority. Political majoritarianism is another name for a ‘supremacist project’ that defines ethnic or religious majorities as a nation’s rightful owners.
A political structure or process in which a minority segment of a population has a certain degree of primacy in that entity's decision making.
Describe its main feature
How it places in different groups in mutual antagonistic vis-à-vis each other.
Show with examples like debate around UCC, triple talaq.
Conclude with doctrine of principled distance.