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

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Calcutta Diary

The present government has behaved as if the exclusive purpose of its existence is to discriminate in favour of particular private individuals and institutions. Licences and contracts have been awarded to preferred parties; taxes and duties have been manipulated, sometimes to enrich a single business concern. It is this milieu of venality with respect to which one expects the electorate to pass its judgment in this week's elections.

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