“How about a course for grooming men to become adarsh husbands beginning with Narendra Modi? Why is the government trying to train only women?”
A state-run university in India has launched a new course to produce adarsh bahus, or ideal daughters-in-law, igniting derision and revulsion in equal measure in the world’s largest democracy of over 1.3 billion people.
[First published in AlArabiya English by SNM. Abdi]
SNM. Abdi is an Indian writer and columnist. He was Deputy Editor of Outlook and has covered South Asia for foreign dailies, magazines and portals.