Politics | Elections 2024

A Socialist Mirage

Policies that encourage redistribution have a poor track record and Congress’ leftward lurch is more a vision of class war than empowerment

L-R: P Chidambaram, Sonia Gandhi, Mallikarjun Kharge, Rahul Gandhi and KC Venugopal with copies of Congress’ election manifesto at a press conference in New Delhi, April 5, 2024 (Photo: AP)