Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. It is tempting to imagine Akhilesh Yadav saying that during one of his long rides along Uttar Pradesh’s kuchcha roads.
The credit, however, goes to Albert Einstein. Yadav Jr has a good feel of the grass as well as the grassroots. Now, as he embarks on the next phase of his journey, the 38-year-old environmental engineer and ‘kuchcha cool’ face of the Samajwadi Party could use Einstein’s pithy observation as his credo. Read more
Yadav, chief minister designate of India’s most populous and politically significant state, has announced that law and order would be his top priority. That is good news. But there are many other frontiers he could conquer.