Prime-Time warriors

General Bikram Singh

General know journalism better than the anchors.

General Bikram Singh took a ‘journalism‘ class for an anchor who blamed the army for the Chinese incursion. After the government complete foreign policy failure, the anchors, as usual, are on rampage against all those who are asking questions to the government. General Singh advised media to be careful of blaming everyone else whose approach is different than those in the government. We must listen to those people who are showing us our weakness because ultimately that help us to improve our shortcomings. He further said that those who are speaking in a different tone with us too have served on important positions and hence media and all others should not look at them as ‘anti-national’. The words of wisdom from a former General actually did not find much appreciation from the Prime-Time warriors who have decided to take every one head one. One is sure that these fake warriors would not have spoken the kind of language they have been allowed to, without the consent of the top political leadership of the country. Many of these short service commission officers with a total service record of 6 years, have become ‘experts’ and perhaps getting much higher amount on these prime-time fake shows. When political opposition ask question, it is easier to term that as conspiracy and opposing the government for the sake of opposition. Rahul Gandhi raised several very valid questions and later Dr Man Mohan Singh too spoke which got a ‘strong’ reaction from the BJP leadership who then started bringing Nehru into the picture and blamed him for the current crisis. It was easier for BJP to take on the Congress party on this front because every time the government face a credibility crisis, our first prime minister Jawahar Lal Nehru becomes the target of the leaders of the ruling party and the government. During the wartime or escalation at the borders, the former generals, as well as ‘military experts’ or ‘security experts’, are in full demand on the prime-time entertainment. Many of the old veterans too have joined the shouting brigade though the senior generals have…