Students protest against Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Delhi University’s Shri Ram College—SONDEEP SHANKAR

Students protest against Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Delhi University’s Shri Ram College—SONDEEP SHANKAR

Students protest against Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Delhi University’s Shri Ram College—SONDEEP SHANKAR

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.