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Excise Duties- Mindless Applications

Excise Duties- Mindless Applications

and established parties like Congress(O), BLD, Jan Sangh, and Socialists, Morarji has been a mellowed and effective politician. While ensuring that Con- gress(O) remains dominant in the Janata front and that JP personally is kept out of the decision-making, he skilfully ensured that no anti-Congress group is alienated. He has managed to include in the Janata front the Congress (O), Jan Sangh, Socialists, influential pro-JP groups, and some youth groups. Even in his dealings with Kisan Mazdoor Lok Paksha (KMLP), Chiman- bhai's new-found party with its base among the large and medium farmers, Morarji has been equally careful. Knowing full well that KMLP has an important following among the influential peasantry, Morarji put the onus of deciding KMLP's joining the Janata Morcha on Chimanbhai Patei himself. The condition he put to the latter was difficult for him to accept, and difficult for his followers to reject

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