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

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POLITICS-Trapped by National Consensus

the army assault on the Golden Temple or protested against the violation of human rights in Punjab and in other parts of the country. How long will this torn-foolery con- tinue? One could have dismissed the behaviour of the Bihar police as yet another instance of the pig-headedness of intelligence agencies which persist in concocting cock-and-bull stories, irrespective of the ruling political parties which are supposed torun them, but for the diabolical implications of such concoctions for the democratic rights and civil liberties movement in the country.

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