In name of psephology, political propaganda is being dished out, and it is not good for this domain of knowledge.
Any rule is considered law if it is applied consistently. If it is done on the whim then it is tyranny. Unfortunately, this ruling of the supreme court falls in the latter category.
Congress consulted Army Generals, Economists, Small Entrepreneurs, Students- to condemn Surgical Strikes, to justify NYAY scheme, to condemn GST, to condemn Skill India. But what the outcome was, is still a suspense.
With its brazen dynastic politics and problems with its coalition partner Congress, JDS (Just Devegowda & Sons) is facing a very real possibility of drawing a blank in the present Lok Sabha elections.
Will the promise of giving 72000 rupees annually to the poor families really help Congress control narrative and win elections?