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The Centre has shown that it is impossible to practise politics without some measure of subterfuge. In a notification dated 7 January 2016, the Central Government allowed the use of bulls in jallikattu and bullock cart races in the name of tradition, which is in flagrant opposition to a ruling by the Hon'ble Supreme Court that banned the use of bulls in such events.
The BJP, which is trying to comfort Ms. Natarajan, should recall the words of their Prime Minister who had said in his Goa rally that all files in the MoEF were pending because of a new tax in Delhi called 'Jayanti tax', and unless it was paid, no file would move in the ministry. How the BJP and Ms. Natarajan are suddenly finding themselves on same page is for the BJP to explain to people.