Hill-man not yet over the hill

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari's recent letter to the CM gave the state Bjp a talking-point to launch a campaign against the state govt

Aditi Phadnis

It is quite hard to surprise Sharad Pawar, who in his six-plus decades of public life, can claim with some justification that he’s seen it all. But even Mr Pawar confessed to being shocked at the tone of Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari’s letter to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, in which he asked the chief minister what was taking him so long to re-open temples in pandemic-hit Maharashtra. The letter, cutting and sarcastic, did not stop at asking the simple question but gave a talking-point to the state Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to launch a campaign, ostensibly ...