1) The state is free to define it the way it wants to. Dissenting voices, in general, can be clubbed under the term.
Joe McCarthy anyone?
More here: scroll.in/article/885664…
Brazen impunity? Ineffectiveness of the media?
Ask why are specific lawyers, activists being raided? Where has the #BhimaKoregaon case reached? How does it matter to democracy if dissent is brutally silenced? Ask these questions and more.
@republic is calling those raided "Urban Naxals" already, isnt it?
We can all go home now.