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‘Padmaavat’ To Anti-Romeo Squads: Do Flag-Bearers Of Indian Culture Even Know What It Is?

Posted by Pramey Nigdikar in Culture-Vulture
February 11, 2018

‘Indian Culture’, an entity whose definition is interpreted by different people according to their liking and is used as a garb under which activities of extremism, that otherwise would have been absurd, are justified.

Moral policing is one such activity wherein the basic Right to Privacy and integrity of individuals is exploited. In extreme cases, the fringe vigilante groups practicing it take law into their hands and on the pretext of maintaining law and order in the society, end up making a mockery of it.

We talk about this and a lot more in our newest installment of our podcast ‘Scene Kya Hai?’ Ft. Aditya Seema Kulshreshth and Deepshikha Sujata Mishra.

Watch the video here: