Narendra Modi’s passive-aggressive communalism
Modi doesn't need to emphasize his anti-Muslim side because his credentials there are solid. All he needs to do is not act and keep his image intact
In the mid-1990s, M.J. Akbar regularly referred to “the forked tongue of the Congress." The writer, now a spokesman for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), was referring to then prime minister P.V. Narasimha Rao’s attitude to Muslims, saying one thing and doing, or allowing to be done, something else.