I personally stand in awe of the Gorkha regiment and have all due respect for the sacrifices they have made for the country and would do so in the near future. All these Gorkha people, who are citizens of India are as welcome to stay in India like me, as I consider the Gorkhas, as my fellow countrymen.
Darjeeling, a small town located in the foothills of Himalayas, has been demanding a separate state of Gorkhaland, which in fact is the oldest statehood demand in our country. Darjeeling, known as the 'Queen of Hills', does not want to fall under the state of West Bengal, but carve a state of its own.
The Men in white stumbled on the potholed road and the weight of 1.5 billion aspirations, dreams and sentiments dropped down the drain for they were looking up towards the US economy while walking in India. Read on how our white dhoty's and kurta-pajamas are writing our nations dooms day story by walking looking upwards towards heaven for a miracle and not at our countries ground reality.
We should also think of countless others like Sarabjeet Singh either dead or languishing in Pakistani or Chinese jails. Many stalwart Indian journalists have written a lot about our unofficial spies and their unjust plight of getting only sorrow, debauchery, and a few alms instead of a reward at the hands of the government. It is too disconcerting to hear about their plight and risks they have taken for our Nation. This article reminds us once again about what many journalists have written over the years about these children of lesser gods.