Bal Thackeray and Manohar Joshi have drawn upon the cultural talent of their neighbourhood hero Narendra Modi's five crore subjects to devise what is certain to take the world by storm, the Maharashtra Garba, performed while holding footwear rather than sticks. In all fairness, they should recognise Mani Shankar Aiyar's contribution by giving him at least a, well, footnote.
Mukul Dube, Delhi
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