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The Rado Maoist

His love of designer labels and the good life has stalled the people's revolution

The Rado Maoist
The Rado Maoist
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The change in Prachanda has manifested even physically—his makeover is so drastic his comrades from those early years in the bush might even fail to recognise him. The 'Che of Nepal' has, in the last 20 months, gained 15 kg in weight, sports a Stalinesque moustache and gels his hair. He keeps it tightly combed back, and he constantly and consciously runs his fingers through it in public.

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