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Electing a President: it’s all about political muscle

How significant is the President – in political, rather than ceremonial, terms? If you were to go by the tenure of the current incumbent: not very. Oh yes, she seems like a nice enough person and has performed the job competently enough. But frankly, she has made no political difference at all. Vir Sanghvi writes. Foreign Hand

india Updated: Jun 15, 2012 01:40 IST

First Published: Jun 15, 2012 01:28 IST