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

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of selection and qualifications. A person of its own choice can be expected to do the present administration's bidding not only in regard to the delineation of constituencies but also in several other ways at the time of the elections, as the experience at the national level has amply demonstrated. But did anyone expect anything better from a party whose commitment to decentralisation has been never more than skin-deep, the periodic homages to Gandhi notwithstanding?

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