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

A+| A| A-

Aid- Two Voices

November 18, 1972 ed Front needed to worry on that score. Mass sentiments were all the way with them and against the Congress and P C Ghosh, In the present context, in Tamil Nadu, Mathialagan, Ramachandran and Indira Gandhi will have to decide whether, by introducing this clumsy ploy, they would be alienating the electorate in the state. Much perhaps will also hinge upon the outcome of the Cuttack by-election, in case it does take place. If Nandini Satpathy goes down to defeat, the Congress and Ramachandran may have second thoughts, for it would then be amply demonstrated that the famous wave has stopped functioning, and no percentage is to be gained by offering hostages to fortune. If, however, contrary to current expectations, Satpathy squeezes through, Operation Tamil Nadu might then be on with a greater vengeance. That would also be good divertissement in this season of vising prices.

Dear reader,

To continue reading, become a subscriber.

Explore our attractive subscription offers.

Click here

Comments

(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top