The show of power and bargain in current political scenario.
As the government is struggling to maintain peace in the society (by effectively controlling lootings and general crime in the city), Maoists are hours away from demonstrating their power for the first in the history of this country. Well, they showed their power in the past 10 years but this time around they will be doing the same without arms. At least without displaying them. Kathmanduits are anxiously waiting for the Maoist Mass Meeting in the capital city that, it is widely expected, will see a crowd of more than two hundred thousands. (Some have even claimed about 5 hundred thousands but I don’t want to guess about the number as we will see that pretty much soon.) Continue reading