Salman Khan performs at the premiere of his film “Dabangg 2” in Mumbai-PTI

Salman Khan performs at the premiere of his film “Dabangg 2” in Mumbai-PTI

Salman Khan performs at the premiere of his film “Dabangg 2” in Mumbai-PTI

What the Bharatiya Janata Party attempted to do in Uttarakhand is of course a violation of sacrosanct constitutional principles, but I look upon it more as a metaphor for the hubris of power.

In the general election campaign of 2014 we first heard the Bharatiya Janata Party call for a Congress-mukt Bharat. Meaning the finishing off of the Congress Party.