Though he is rightly called the unsung hero of economic reforms in India, his tenure was fairly controversial.
A compromise candidate dependent on Congress, he had no real agenda, apart from survival.
The master poll strategist's main agenda now appears to be the defeat of BJP at any cost.
It raises serious questions about the ability of judges of our lower courts in handling constitutional crisis.
It has left the saffron brigade without any allies in the state.
The saffron party has to wait for another five years, at least, to serve as opposition to Didi.
Because they are not a vote-bank, this group has no say in the way tax is either collected or spent.