The unmaking of India? External embarrassment aside, offensive rhetoric from some BJP leaders also threatens internal social stability

Last week Union home minister Amit Shah said, in these very columns, that “for the Modi government national security is not a matter of politics. It is about putting ‘Nation First’. Our government cannot compromise with national security and integrity.” (The Making of New India, May 30, 2022). Yes, national security and integrity cannot be compromised with.

Yet the government and BJP do not seem to recognise that religious intolerance and bigotry remain the biggest challenge to India’s national security and integrity.

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