The Real Bahubalis

EP1 : Bullets to ballot

2024 • 9M • 1 Season • Politics


The Hindi heartland states of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar have been the playground of a number of gangsters-turned-politicians. Mukhtar Ansari, who died recently, came to symbolise the Bahubali phenomenon. Power didn’t just flow from the barrel of the gun for them. These dons-turned-politicians made a seamless transition from bullets to the ballot.

Season 1

1. Bullets to ballot
Episode 1 | 9min
2. Family business
Episode 2 | 10min