Ep. 574: A Defence Minister with a Military Background?
India’s armed forces have provided an ideal example of a military staying away from the corridor of politics. While the armed forces must absolutely stay away from civilian affairs, Lt. General Prakash Menon argues it is perhaps time for India to have a defence minister with a military background. Ameera Rao joins Lt Gen Prakash Menon and Ruturaj Gowaikar to discuss how this could work.
Lt. General Menon’s column:
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You can follow Ruturaj on twitter: @RuturajGowaikar
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