20 January, 2021

Campaign Diary Of Varun Gandhi

"The inmates are forever swatting mosquitoes. Mom, does this amount to cruelty?"

Campaign Diary Of Varun Gandhi
Atalji did it from Kumarakom. Now I’m penning my musings from Pilibhit district jail. I am aware that every word written/spoken by yours truly is being monitored by a private eye hired by the Election Commission through secret funds handed over by RAW in a crumpled airsick bag.

That aside, what I write is for the benefit of all my critics, including Priyanka didi. What does Hindu mean to me? It is a newspaper from Chennai. And Life and Time? One was a magazine till it wound up and the other still comes out. See, I still have my sense of humour! And Hinduism, one is told, is a way of life just like Janpath and Nelson Mandela Marg.

Jokes apart, the last few days have set me thinking on how much of a Hindu I am. I’m half-Sikh because of mom and quarter-Parsi and quarter-Hindu because of dad. But then Rahul bhaiyya is also half-Christian, quarter-Parsi and quarter- Hindu. Perhaps we should all model for the united colours of secularism.

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