ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS-A Question of Appearances

that all the power wielders cannot sit in Delhi and talk seriously about states' rights and responsibilities In a sense, the defective thinking on the future of the states is brought home to us by servitors elected to lead states like Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh by a Jan Sangh- BLD combine, and the casual way in which the anger of Janata MLAs about non-performance is dealt with by the patron saint of the servitors, Home Minister Charan Singh, And the Prime Minister is so comfortable in astrology and other aberrations that he too lets the drift continue. If they are waiting for God to intervene, then God help us. What they need to be told in no uncertain terms is that they were elected on an anti-Indira vote, and that they still have to win respect and influence.

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