ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Calcutta Diary

January 12, 1974 cuts, clearly indicate a developing swing against the Congress Patty. Forecasts at the moment are suggesting only a marginal majority which could be easily eroded through factionalism and political horse-trading. The Congress Party continues to talk of 275 seats because it refuses to accept its growing urban isolation and the sizeable defection of the Muslim vote. And we have yet to see what happens to those who have been denied Congress tickets.

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