If the grisly sight of bombs tearing off lives and limbs in Ahmedabad and Bangalore doesn’t get your stomach churning, the conspiracy theorising by our political parties should. Sushma Swaraj, a member of the second rung of leadership of the BJP who once threatened to shave her head if Sonia Gandhi became prime minister, has alleged the blasts in the capitals of two BJP-ruled States were “a conspiracy to divert attention from the cash-for-votes scandal”. In other words, the Congress-led UPA engineered the attacks.
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