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India's soul being partitioned by govt: Shashi Tharoor

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 4 February 2020
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday attacked the government in Lok Sabha for "partition of India's soul" in 2020 and slammed its "failures" on various fronts, saying it should name its schemes "sit-down" "shutdown" and "shut-up India".
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