Mera Bharat Mahan – Have you ever given this phrase another thought? Yes, being patriotic is great but is ignoring the nation’s biggest issues justified? Are we living a life of ignorance?
1. Littering all over the streets and then blaming others for it
2. The fact that $130 million public money is spent on such statues rather than the public itself
3. When perverts like him are worshipped by people across the country
4. When we are easily trapped into politicians ‘Divide and rule policy’
5. A country where cricketers are worshiped like Gods, but other sports receive only disrespect
Kabaddi world cup winners searching for auto with the trophies in their hands
6. The fact that even after 67 years of independence more than 50% of our country lives in conditions like this
7. When the common man has to get to the streets and suffer through this only to get his voice heard
Women beaten brutally by cops
You call this democracy?
8. The fact that they are regarded as youth icons
9. When we see India’s position at the Olympics medal tally
10. Where dowry is regarded as a status symbol and brides are used as units of measurement
11. A country where Government websites meant for public assistance look like this and test your levels of patience
12. When India comes on top of embarrassing lists
13. Where same sex marriage is a crime while marital rape is legal
14. When honor killing is still practised and is an ignored evil
15. When people place their beliefs in frauds like him
Nirmal Baba – the epitomy of fraudulence!
16. The fact that we will no longer see him play for India again.
17. When movies like Chennai Express grosses 300 crores on the box office
but movies like Dor…
and Black Friday receive no recognition from the crowd
18. When our country’s top parliamentary houses look like this…
Cash for vote!
19. Falling rupee
20. When people assume public places as toilets…
and spitting yards!
21. The fact that we criticize cops all the time but when a police officer obeys and follows his duty…this is what happens
22. That grades and marks are given more importance than actual learning
23. The great Indian reservation quota
24. When the media gives unnecessary coverage to issues like SRK and Salman Khan patch-up and ignores other important issues that need recognition
25. When this is what happens at the peak office hours at a Government office
26. Where roads give themselves away after only one monsoon period, indicating corruption in road development
27. The fact that corruption has firmly penetrated through each and every aspect of the nation
28. Rising number of crimes against women
29. Domestic violence
30. And the fact that despite of all this we try and live in utter ignorance.
Mera Bharat Mahan! Really?