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The knives are out in the BJP

Brain-storming sessions that come to naught and implicate everyone else but yourself: that’s where the BJP is currently at, says Kanchan Gupta in Rediff.

On Wednesday, the ‘core group’ met for a bit of everything, so those who met were quite representative of the BJP as it is today, which is like a fish that has begun to rot head downward. (When we Bengalis buy fish, we check the gills; hence my choice of this metaphor.)

What was discussed at Wednesday’s meeting is really irrelevant and inconsequential. At the end of the meeting, everybody decided to meet again. As always, no decisions were taken. So much for the slogan, ‘Determined Leader, Decisive Government.’ It’s not surprising that voters were not persuaded by it.

Read the entire piece here.

On Wednesday, the ‘core group’ met for a bit of everything, so those who met were quite representative of the BJP as it is today, which is like a fish that has begun to rot head downward. (When we Bengalis buy fish, we check the gills; hence my choice of this metaphor.)

What was discussed at Wednesday’s meeting is really irrelevant and inconsequential. At the end of the meeting, everybody decided to meet again. As always, no decisions were taken. So much for the slogan, ‘Determined Leader, Decisive Government.’ It’s not surprising that voters were not persuaded by it.

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