Indians were told by the BJP that gone are the days of political patronage and dynastic politics, of crime and corruption in politics, of unhealthy alliances and of opportunistic coalitions.
There seems, however, little change in the Indian political landscape. Look at Maharasthra and Haryana. Vulgar power broking, naked bargaining, indecent and even illegal trade-offs dictate realpolitik
While Modi himself keeps his family at bay, many in his party are foster-parenting elements he denounced.
Alas, the party has forgotten its own charter.
Have we, also?