Fire personnel trying to control the fire at Bhagirath Palace in New Delhi on the second day on Friday-PTI

Fire personnel trying to control the fire at Bhagirath Palace in New Delhi on the second day on Friday-PTI

Fire personnel trying to control the fire at Bhagirath Palace in New Delhi on the second day on Friday-PTI

Now that the protests are fizzling out, it’s worth asking what exactly they managed to accomplish. I see two major effects.