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18 Mar, 2014

BJP: Fascism in the garb of patriotism – Seema Sengupta – Arab News

Politics over appropriation of patriotism is going on in full swing in India, currently gripped by high election fever. The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Rajnath Singh and the controversial retired Army Gen. VK Singh have bombarded the Union government recently for failing to address the legitimate concerns of the armed forces. Gen. Singh, himself accused of spying on civilians arbitrarily defying all norms while in office, was all the more livid about the way the Congress-led UPA government managed the country for the last 10 years.

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