The dangerous cynicism of Congress politics

Chidambaram’s comments are even more insidious. They may seem like a defence of free speech, galling enough coming from the leader of party that gave India section 66A, but they conveniently come many years after the fact. Now that there is political currency to be earned from siding with those who question Guru’s involvement, Chidambaram is happy to do it.

Rohan Venkat on the dangerous cynicism of the Congress pol.