“The Indian Spring” does not exist

As Justice JS Verma Committee announced the results of its findings in the aftermath of the Delhi gangrape case, the momentum of the movement, if you may, remains solid in the online world even as people stop taking their anger to the streets but continue to push New Delhi for urgent amendments in both governance and policing.

However, the protests that the world watched at Raisina Hill, as important, relevant and awaited as they may have been were not even remotely close to the protests seen in the Arab world over the past few years.



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