President established the writ of the government by issuing an ordinance to neutralize the impact of the Supreme Court order on prices of petroleum products. Nobody from his advisers remembers the impact of a slight increase in the cost of sugar during the 'golden era' of Ayub Khan and how that acted as the fuse light for the anti-government movement. -MIR TABASSUM MAIRAJ, Islamabad, via e-mail, July 9.