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Tuesday, Dec 07, 2021
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politics: gujarat

Catch The Influenza

Modi wrests some emphatic India Inc approval. Can it extend to the political realm?

Catch The Influenza
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Catch The Influenza
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Assets

  • Efficient and uncompromising administrator.
  • Knows to cut red tape to facilitate economic growth.
  • Delivers on developing infrastructure.
  • Charismatic and a talented mass campaigner.
  • Does not encourage cronies or hangers-on.

Liabilities

  • Autocratic and authoritarian.
  • The stain of Gujarat 2002 and his unapologetic silence.
  • Disregards minorities and other marginalised sections.
  • Feared by colleagues in BJP and by some in Sangh parivar.
  • Some NDA allies will be uncomfortable with his projection on the national stage.

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