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

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Multinationals- Playing Hard to Get

November 11, 1978 the Centre will really use the setback in Chickmagalur to set its house in order and attempt to function cohesively. Indeed, even more than the various atrocities which the weaker sections have been subjected to under the Janata rule, Indira Gandhi's telling trump card in any future campaign against the Janata is going to be the party's near-total failure to present even the appearance of a functioning, orderly government. While the votes in a future election are still going to be gathered on a strident platform of being the friend of the poor, the more material support before such an election from the middle classes, the intelligentsia and the industrialists is going to be gathered on the ground that the Janata has failed the expectations of these classes by its incompe- and worse.

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