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

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BIHAR-Behind BJP s Vananchal Demand

Gandhi's 'commitment' to 'socialism', 'anti-fascism' 'garibi hatao' and so on, the CPI(M) leader still preferred to pin his faith anew in the Janata Party's solemn assurances. He also failed to note that side by side with the 'dismantling' of the dictatorial framework of the Emergency regime, the Janata government was itself engaged in the work of erecting its own dictatorial framework by bringing in bills like the ones on preventive detention and industrial relations, the latter still serving as a model for Rajiv Gandhi's endeavours in the same direction.

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