Yes, we have come a long way, but it’s too early to celebrate as this is just the beginning.
It took us 70 long years to undo a glaring wrong and a monumental mistake committed by our leaders of the past but finally that day has come and it isn’t a day too soon.
One definite conclusion that can be drawn from the recent performance of Indian cricket team is that Ravi Shastri has underperformed as a head coach.
It’s now time for the opposition to Stand up and deliver. It’s time for the opposition to believe in “Mana Kutumbam” and deliver for the Indian Family by putting aside their prejudices, egos and individual ambitions.
When we can make a martyr out of the person who was involved in the custodial torture of the person accused of alleged terror attacks, then I guess we can at least extend the basic courtesy of waiting for a judgement on Sadhvi Pragya Thakur’s guilt before we ourselves become the Judge, Jury and executioner and pronounce a verdict based on rhetoric and no proof or evidence.
If a person is truly repentant and takes ownership of the debacle, he doesn’t offer to step down, he steps down. Period.
Let us show some faith in the festival of true democracy by trusting the ECI as they are one of the pillars, which has ensured that the voice of the common man is truly heard by introducing the EVMs.