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

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Assam and Delhi

Assam and Delhi Romesh Thapar IF the traditional Congress netas are busy wondering how sartorially to dis- tinguish themselves from Sanjay Gandhi's White Shirts, now visible as the ruling elite in town, the Jyoti Basu group in the CPI(M) is sharing no effort to sing the lullabies of Indira Gandhi to agitated Assam and the rebellious North-East States. Are we reduced to such total bankruptcy in political management that we are unable to present coherently the various facets of the problem in the North-East to our people and to take the necessary initiatives to defuse the tensions which can tear us apart?

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