Whatever one may say, in any form the media may project but the reality is that Indians have become envy of the world because of our hard work and intelligence, our democracy and our strengthening economy.Unfortunately,a section of the Indian print media did not support our students/drivers in Australia.
Indian students are being discriminated against in Australia.
But, what is happening back home must also be looked at.
Majority of the taxi drivers in Australia are Indians/students.
Majority of the taxi drivers in Mumbai are (north) Indians.
Indian taxi drivers are being discriminated against in Australia.
Indian (NORTH) taxi drivers are being discriminated against in Mumbai.
To get taxi driving licence in Australia, one has to know driving and English language.
To get a taxi driving licence in Mumbai, one has to know driving and Marathi language.
When our citizens are discriminated against in Australia, our Ministers make strong statements.
When our taxi drivers get discriminated against in Mumbai, no strong statement comes forth.
When our citizens are discriminated against in Australia, Govt summons the Indian High Commissioner.
When our citizens are discriminated against in Mumbai, the Govt does not summon the Chief Minister.
It is no time to set regional aspirations in India. It is time to defeat the forces which practice divisive formula.Politicians are too clever and may not hesitate to use these aspirations against the common man.
Let us not forget that those in Australia who cover Indian media must be laughing at us for what is happening in Mumbai,and we complain about Australians.
PAPPU is still looking for ROTI-KAPADA-MAKAAN
posted 02/02/10 b k chowla