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Watch: Ram, Rafale and Nationalism as the Opium of the People

The public health crisis and serious floods are being ignored.

While our TV screens are flooded with images of Rafale fighter jets landing in Ambala and preparations for the Ram temple bhoomi pujan in Ayodhya, the COVID-19 crisis continues to rage in India. Serious floods are also going unnoticed.

Arfa Khanum Sherwani discusses this issue with The Wire‘s M.K. Venu and defence analyst Ajai Shukla.