The Opposition, barring a few, are against the demonetisation drive of the Modi government. Then there are voices in the media which, due to their anti-Modi nature, are opposing demonetisation while obfuscating its merits. But something is clearly wrong when you link demonetisation to the martyrdom of soldiers.
Sagarika Ghose has done the saddest thing a journalist could do. This is what she posted on Twitter on November 30:
Note that she specifically emphasised the words terror funding.
Of course, she received a backlash for this seemingly insensitive remark:
@sagarikaghose Isn’t journalism supposed to spread awareness instead of hatred and lies?
— OFFICE OF PAPPU (@priyankkela) November 30, 2016
— highlycritical (@highlycritical1) November 30, 2016
@sagarikaghose yes but wat to do these were already paid b4 just like congress had payed to both of u during their tenure n ur still servingAdvertisement
— amit (@amitranatweets) November 30, 2016
— Rinju Chandel (@r_rinju) November 30, 2016
— Ashesh Sinha (@asheshsim) November 30, 2016
— Gopal Keshri (@gopalkeshri) November 30, 2016
— reach_suresh (@reach_suresh) November 30, 2016
— tushar (@tusharparulekar) November 30, 2016
@sagarikaghose Shame on you. Instead of paying tribute to the martyrs u chose to play your masters tune. Sick Sychohant!
— #FullPantWalaSanghi (@ShantiDootOsama) November 30, 2016
— Nidhi Maheshwari (@nidhiMnidhi) November 30, 2016