10 July 2009: In the previous commentary, ”Budget or bust?” (8 July 2009), this writer had suggested, half-seriously, that voters maybe should look for an alternative opposition party to the BJP. Well, no jokes, but maybe they should, considering the growing infighting in the party stoked rather than being staunched by the seniormost BJP leader after A.B.Vajpayee, L.K.Advani.