Bric a Brac

Dost dost na raha

venod sharma, hooda part company

img-april14-3ONE can buy almost everything but no one can buy reputation—once it is gone, it is gone forever. This reflects the situation of Haryana’s Venod Sharma. He did everything to emerge as a political personality in the State, but no political party cared for him. The honeymoon between Sharma and the Chief Minister of Haryana, Bhupinder Singh Hooda, seems to have ended. This is being seen as a key political development in the State. Both used to share the same bench in college in Chandigarh in their student days. They had family ties and very strong bonds but the three ‘Ws’ —wealth, wine and women—can spoil any relation. According to the grapevine, Hooda and Sharma are at loggerheads due to a misunderstanding over land and money distribution. Further, sources reveal that Asha bhabhi (Hooda’s wife) has lately started disliking Sharma because of his alleged nefarious activities. It is learnt that on a recent evening spent with Sharma, Hooda took some medicines worked on some parts of the body. The dose was so strong that it landed him in hospital. The whole Hooda family was worried about this friendship. The last straw came from Sharma himself when, after touring the whole state for five months, he organised a rally in Kurukshetra to announce his departure from the Congress party. But every other party too shut its doors to him. It can be said about Sharma: “Na khuda hi mila na visale sanam, na idhar ke rahe na udhar ke rahe (Neither did I meet God, nor my beloved; I was left stranded).”

VOL. 8, ISSUE 1 | April | 2014

Click to comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

To Top
Latest Articles
close slider

Lastest Articles

   
From the Editor:Anil Tyagi
   
Corruption :From Raj to Rafale 7 – A Mother’s Son & Son of God
   
Cover Story :Let’s lure voters – again
   
Cover story:Challenge of 2019: A Parliament for the people,not politicians
   
Governance :Con Man’s image makeover
   
State Scan:Faltering start
   
State Scan:Indore shows the way
   
Governance :The post-GST era
   
First Stirrings :Among the first of the doyens
   
Bric a Brac :Publicity on public money
   
Bric a Brac :Scindia blue-eyed boy of Congress
   
Bric a Brac :Rahul’s goodbye to Chandrababu
   
Bric a Brac:Amit Shah’s balance sheet formula
   
By the way:Bureaucrats as Politicians
   
By the way:PS and PAs in demand
   
By the way:RSS perturbed in Haryana
   
By the way:DoPT’s caution : Declare assets