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

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Gujarat Carnage and a Cynical Democracy

While pillorying the BJP - which must surely be done - there is a tendency to treat with kid gloves this gang of self-seeking politicians who have made the NDA government possible. More than the BJP, it is these elements, both within and outside the ruling NDA, who need to be branded with the badge of infamy. Systematically decimated in this game of manoeuvre and manipulation indulged in by these allies of the BJP are ideologies which bear the traces of democratic norms, moral principles, secular values and socialist belief.

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