Too big a win for stability

Please find link to my first column for Chatham House. 

https://www.chathamhouse.org/publications/twt/too-big-win-stability

Thankfully the first General Election in Pakistan held in December 1970 was considered fair and conducted well, gave us the democratic mandate for the liberation of Bangladesh. If it had not been, l can only imagine how much longer the liberation of Bangladesh would have been.