World renowned French emperor, Napoleon Bonaparte said: “The battlefield is a scene of constant chaos. The winner will be the one who controls that chaos, both his own and the enemies. “
The story of Indian politician and renowned writer Dr. Shashi Tharoor is not different. Navigating many volleys and potholes in his political journey, Tharoor managed to secure a hat-trick in Thiruvananthapuram constituency in Kerala as an MP. While the Modi wave virtually drowned Congress in 2014 and 2019, Tharoor survived to make a photo-finish victory. His diplomatic skills inherited from his UN Days, helped him to make an unorthodox entry into politics and launched many initiatives to develop his constituency. These initiatives are now being called as ‘Tharoor model’. Unbelievably, while making all these restless political moves, he succeeded in keeping the writer inside as active as ever. Our cover story unravels more unknown facts about one and only Dr. Shashi Tharoor.
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