Victoria Azarenka, holds her trophy after winning the women’s final against Li Na, right, at the Australian Open in Melbourne-AP

Victoria Azarenka, holds her trophy after winning the women’s final against Li Na, right, at the Australian Open in Melbourne-AP

Victoria Azarenka, holds her trophy after winning the women’s final against Li Na, right, at the Australian Open in Melbourne-AP

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.