Rise of the Saffron Satraps

October 2012
India Today;10/15/2012, p13
The article presents information on Indian chief ministers who can be the potential prime ministerial candidate of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Shivraj Singh Chouhan of Madhya Pradesh is described as an old fashioned politician with an intrinsic quality of leadership and a believer in the uses of social capital. Credit is given to Raman Singh of Chhattisgarh for the state's economic growth. It also highlights the leadership of Vasundhara Raje of Rajasthan and Narendra Modi of Gujarat.


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