But many people have also come out in her support. The most vigorous support for her stay is expected to come from landlords in Mumbai who are salivating at the prospect of a ten month deposit in case she rents a house in Mumbai. And BJP, the party of landlords, has accordingly come in her support. Intellectuals and liberals in Kolkata have also organized marches demanding her being allowed to return to Kolkata. This was no surprise as Kolkata is supposedly the most liberal and intellectual city in India courtesy its being the most populous city in India (remember, in India only children below 4 years of age are liberals, so more children at a place, more liberals there). Healthy advice has also poured in from several quarters asking her to take up football since that’s the only area where non-whites are welcome in
In the mean time, Indian tourism department has begun a new damage control campaign by showing an elderly white couple having a great time in
What about the common man? He is doing the usual stuff, praying, having food, excreting, sleeping and reading about cricket when he gets his newspaper.