‘For Menon to find a place in today’s politics, you need a Nehru’

The Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay New India Foundation Book Prize 2020 for the best non-fiction on modern India has been awarded to Amit Ahuja’s ‘Mobilizing the Marginalized: Ethnic Parties without Ethnic Movements’ and Jairam Ramesh’s ‘A Chequered Brilliance: The Many Lives of VK Krishna Menon’. In this BLink interview, conducted earlier this year, Ramesh talks about Menon and his relationship with his ideological soulmate — Jawaharlal Nehru