Where India has reached with democracy in 70 years, we’ve reached at the same place without it. Whatever we may do, our traditional backward society will never be able bring the change that democracy has brought in the western countries. Journalists can never be satisfied with governments & politicians but it’s not their fault. If we perceive someone as a great personality & that person is not able to meet our expectations, would we still be calling them great personalities? It’s the difference in tangents of realities!
This Urdu column of Rauf Klasra was published on 10th September, 2017.