Do You think India Is A True Democracy Today?
Sovereign, Socialist, Secular, Democratic Republic — This is how India is described in our Constitution. In 2021 as we’re about to celebrate 71 years since the Constitution came into effect, do you think India is a true democracy today?
A year after the anti-CAA protests, and the violence in Jamia, JNU and North-East Delhi, India now witnesses one of the biggest protests in recent history, with farmers at the helm. This begs the question, Is the government listening to the needs of the people?
With India gearing up for a grand celebration of its 72nd Republic Day, tell us, do you think India continues to live up to the ideals described in the Constitution?