Putting the Cartography Before the Horse? Lawmakers ‘Resign En Masse’ as Telangana Saga ‘Spins Out of Control’!

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2 responses to “Putting the Cartography Before the Horse? Lawmakers ‘Resign En Masse’ as Telangana Saga ‘Spins Out of Control’!

  1. Whatever the reasons for this particular decision, India must be careful in the message this sends out to groups which are asking for self-determination. The planet does not need more localism.

    • This is much more about internal administration than some kind of proto-country coming into existence; this kind of thing has happened before in India’s post-partition existence without too many consequences. However, the loss of Hyderabad will be incredibly hard on Andhra Pradesh; it does seem rather drastic.

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