Indian mourners walk beside a truck carrying the body of Shiv Sena cheif Bal Thackeray during his funeral in Mumbai-AP

Indian mourners walk beside a truck carrying the body of Shiv Sena cheif Bal Thackeray during his funeral in Mumbai-AP

Indian mourners walk beside a truck carrying the body of Shiv Sena cheif Bal Thackeray during his funeral in Mumbai-AP

Mumbai

When he became Prime Minister, Jawaharl-al Nehru famously said that his aspiration for India was to build “a just society by just means”.

On the first anniversary of the NDA government, I had written a piece underscoring the budding scepticism of the people with the BJP-led government.