Essay

Vajpayee’s ‘insaniyat’

Print edition : September 30, 2016

April 18, 2003: At the public meeting in Srinagar where Prime Minister A.B. Vajpayee said that talks would be held within the ambit of “insaniyat”. With him is Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.

Vajpayee’s use of the slogan was of a piece with his evasion of specifics and was not informed by any real intent of conciliation.
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