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1/n #SadarPranam @Javedakhtarjadu sir. Perhaps you don’t know much about #BhagatSingh . Pray,read the thread below & tell me how many Marxists except @TarekFatah can agree with Bhagat Singh who u claim to be a Marxist.

“Bhagat Singh writes: Muslims totally lack Indianness. “
2/n Source for above: “The Problem of Punjab's Language and Script” by Bhagat Singh. Written in 1923. published in Hindi Sandesh on February 28, 1933.

That apart while Marxists of today hate #Savarkar ,Bhagat Singh was highly inspired by him. Read on.
3/n In his Jail Dairy, Bhagat Singh quotes #Savarkar from “Hindu Pad Padshahi”. A book that is hated by most of the so called “Marxists”.

By the @Javedakhtarjadu sir, what’s your opinion about “Hindu Pad Padshahi”?
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#NPR is like FIR (First Information) report of #NRC
NPR will be for everyone, so saying that only Muslims will be affected is not true
In #Assam 75% of 19 lakh, who were excluded from the final list were non muslims

These 19 lakh failed to prove their Citizenship of India
Lets assume they all are illegal immigrants and they should be thrown out of India

But where can you throw them away?

They don't have proof of where they came from

Under which law can you send them to Pakistan,Bangladesh or Afghanistan?

There's no such law to deport them
What next?
Those who don't have any papers to prove their country of origin don't fall under 'Illegal Immigrant'

Who are they?
They are Stateless people

Whose responsibility are they?
They are responsibility of the State (Country) where they are identified, Food & Shelter
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"The battle of freedom once begun,
And handed down from sire to son,
Though often lost is ever won!"

"Nationalism was simplified to a choice to love and express that love monogamously, toward's one's country."

~excerpts from @vikramsampath's book on #Savarkar.
#ElectionResults2019 bypolls
• UDF won all seats in Kerala.
• Congress won Puducherry.
• JDU lost 3/4 seats contested in Bihar.
• AIMIM opened account in Bihar.
• SP wrestled two from BSP-BJP both.
• Ram Vilas Paswan retains Samastipur.
• Congress won 8/13 seats in Punjab.
If #GopalKanda becomes a part of the BJP govt, some of us will feel strongly disappointed.

I feel I have made a mistake along the way by basing my faith on BJP alone. BJP off lately has prioritized winnability over ideology, taking a realist but treacherous stand.
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Want to know some contrasts between how British treated Nehru and how they treated Savarkar? Read… British let Nehru fly to Europe in 1935 to see ill wife, releasing him, while Savarkar bros were not even informed of death of elder bro's wife. (1)
Savarkar indeed write petitions to British while in jail in Andamans, where he was incarcerated from 1911 to 1921. In reality, those petitions were a ‘strategic letter of ploy’ to get out of jail, for which #Savarkar should be praised. Shivaji wrote such letters to Aurangazeb(2)
#Savarkar was a disciple of Shivaji. In 1666 in Agra in Aurangzeb’s jail, Shivaji wrote such a letter to Aurangzeb to secure his release. Shivaji made many promises in that letter to Aurangzeb. But when he escaped these promises evaporated into thin air. #Savarkar did same! (3)
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It appears #Savarkar’s #Jayanti passed yesterday without my notice. On the unhappy occasion, it’s worth remembering some things he wrote.
So what did #Savarkar write? “We Hindus must have a country of our own,” wrote Savarkar. “Truly Hindus are and cannot but be the mainstay of our Indian State.” He insisted that anyone living in India is, de facto, a Hindu — that is, that being Indian meant being Hindu.
#Savarkar wrote, “If you call it an Indian Nation it is merely an English synonym for the Hindu nation to us Hindus, Hindusthan and India mean one and the same thing. We are Indians because we are Hindus and vice versa.”
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So much on #Godse, rightly so.
Now my simple questions -
1. No postmortem in Gandhi ji. Why?
2. No investigation of 4th bullet. Why?
3. Madanlal Pahwa confessed to plot to kill Gandhi ji 7-10 days earlier when he hurled crude bomb. Why no security to Gandhi ji?
-Who exploited Gandhi ji Assassin and benefitted from it? Nehru & Congress. Milking it even today.
-Who suffered most? #RSS, #Savarkar, cause of #Hindutva.
- Worse -all of this even after police, courts, enquiry commission gave clean chit to RSS,Savarkar
#Irony died 1000 deaths
Why was Gandhi ji not taken to hospital but put in a room to bleed to death?
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I am currently reading this wonderful book by @Koenraad_Elst which gives amazing insight abt the defence of Godse and exposes the blunders commited by Gandhi (I refuse to use Mahatma), have decided that will be tweeting extracts from the same as I go along. #KnowYourLegacy
Untill now almost all the works published on Gandhi have been hagiographies with none really questioning Gandhi on some hard facts and hence this book comes as something fresh.. #KnowYourLegacy @muglikar_ @indiantweeter @TrueIndology
This book also provides an opportunity for the next gen to learn abt the mistakes commited during the freedom struggle and more importantly also abt the fact that it was not a single person or party which helped us attain independence #KnowYourLegacy @muglikar_ @TrueIndology
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