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NEW DELHI- Mindless Management of Government

NEW DELHI Mindless Management of Government B M UNSETTLING everyone having to deal with her is Indira Gandhi's typical way of functioning. This includes her Cabinet colleagues and senior officials, not to speak of her political opponents. This trait finds expression in many ways, among them, the periodic reshuffle of her Cabinet and the portfolios of ministers and civil service departmental heads and senior officials. The sycophants who surround her and give her much satisfaction always applaud her supposedly extraordinary qualities of leadership in whatever she does and the manner of her doing it, but others are only puzzled and unable to divine any rationale for her ways and moves.

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