Satish Kumar

Satish Kumar

Satish Kumar

The writer is editor, India’s National Security Annual Review, and former professor of diplomacy at JNU, New Delhi

Lately, I have been feeling that I am part of a dwindling minority that has the ability to differentiate between colours since most people in my city, Mumbai, seem rather deficient in this regard.

Nineteen-year-old Naina was made to take the place of her mother who had died of tuberculosis in 2004.