A buy-poll, really

Thirumangalam is an auspicious town with an auspicious history. It derives its name from a tradition of goldsmiths who specialised in making the Thirumangalyam. Well, whatever, but the current happenings in the by-poll being held in the constituency, which is spread over three hundred villages besides Thirumangalam proper and a few other towns, seem most inauspicious for democracy. Continue Reading