By K.N. Pandit,
The beguile has been blown for elections to the eleventh Lok Sabha. The nation is gearing up to see the new government in saddle after exactly one month from now.
The great battle for winning voters to their side has essentially been between two major national level parties, Congress and BJP. Unlike most of our previous elections, this time the focus has been more of persons than issues of vital national importance.
The biggest loss to Congress is that the deprived classes hitherto patronized by it have come out of the shell and established their identity. It has made a powerful expression of its case and has now risen to be a determining factor in the process of making a new government and a new prime minister. It has made a common cause with the Left who must see to it that they are the arbiters sans accountability. Continue Reading…