The writer, a Rajya Sabha MP and former Chairman of the Department of Personnel, Public Grievances Law and Justice, died on June 9. He sent this article a few days earlier.
Simultaneous elections will go against Constitution’s basic structure.
Writer-scholar Rana Safvi says it is imperative for Delhi to hold on to its cosmopolitan culture. Her latest book "The Forgotten Cities of Delhi" emerges at a time when there is a brazen attempt to re-write Indian history with demonisation of the Mughals.