18 September, 2020

Is It Baba Black Sheep Once Again?

Is It Baba Black Sheep Once Again?
Yet another super godman has been discovered in the political constellation of the capital. Known as Jalandharwale Baba, he’s currently said to be the most influential godman in Delhi—a veritable Chandraswami part II. Guruji has an impressive list of followers, including Union cabinet ministers, senior cops and bureaucrats, former judges, industrialists and sundry politicians.

L.K. Advani and family, Arun Shourie, Uma Bharati, Rajnath Singh and Maneka Gandhi, industrialists R.K. Khemka and S.K. Birla, and top cops Kiran Bedi and K.K. Paul have all been spotted at Guruji’s palatial kothi, at Empire Estate near Mehrauli, reportedly donated by nri Sudha Ahuja, a die-hard follower. Advani’s private secretary Deepak Chopra plus family too drop by. Ex-PMs H.D. Deve Gowda and Chandra Shekhar are said to have been introduced to him by the latter’s political advisor H.N. Sharma.

Mayawati’s private secretary is a frequent visitor. The buzz is that Guruji had promised her the CM’s job in UP....



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