Advertisement
Wednesday, Dec 01, 2021
Outlook.com
Opinion

Bull's Eye

The other day I met a BJP leader. "George Fernandes says the Kargil fighting may continue till September." I said, "If that happens you will have ...

Bull's Eye
Bull's Eye
outlookindia.com
-0001-11-30T00:00:00+05:53

The other day I met a BJP leader. "George Fernandes says the Kargil fighting may continue till September." I said, "If that happens you will have to postpone the polls. To postpone polls you will need Emergency. To run the government in Emergency the prime minister may have to head a national government."

"Are you crazy?", he said angrily. "Why should we impose Emergency? You think we are like Indira Gandhi?"

Advertisement

Outlook Newsletters

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Read More from Outlook

UN Seeks Release Of Kashmiri Activist Khurram Parvez, Amendment In UAPA

UN Seeks Release Of Kashmiri Activist Khurram Parvez, Amendment In UAPA

The UN has sought probe into civilian killings in Jammu and Kashmir’s Hyderpora and called on the security forces and armed groups to exercise restraint.

Omicron Scare: All You Need To Know About India's New Travel Rules Effective From Today

Omicron Scare: All You Need To Know About India's New Travel Rules Effective From Today

Health Ministry has separated travellers coming from Omicron Variant 'Countries at-risk' from other international travelers. Check the list here, along with other guidelines.

Man United, IPL Big Boys, Sydney Sixers Enter UAE T20 League

Man United, IPL Big Boys, Sydney Sixers Enter UAE T20 League

Lancer Capital has made its first-ever historic foray into cricket by acquiring a franchise in the UAE T20 league. The ECB has already roped in IPL teams like MI, DC and KRR.

Five Powerful Indian-Americans Rocking Silicon Valley, Parag Agrawal Latest Addition

Five Powerful Indian-Americans Rocking Silicon Valley, Parag Agrawal Latest Addition

As Parag Agrawal becomes the CEO of Twitter, the Indian diaspora's representation in the tech giants of America, especially the companies in Silicon Valley gets a new badge.

Advertisement