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

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Calcutta Diary

A M The Representation of the People (Amendment) Bill breaks fresh ground; its purpose is to universale hypocrisy. You do not necessarily have to believe in socialism, but you have to swear you are a socialist if you want a part of the fun and games which constitute the country's parliamentary democracy. Swearing has nothing to do with actual belief or what you practise.

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