Wonder where the moral police is. Besides being an ungainly sight - he was not attending a soccer or baseball match - he ought to learn some basics about etiquette.
Obviously, he was accorded respect and given the front row seat. What was he trying to prove?
There is nothing 'Rashtriya' about it. Is it 'Swayamsevak'? Where does that leave the Sangh?
Updated on October 5, 6 PM IST
I am amazed at the reactions to the above picture.
It might be no big deal for some – and the usual rant of this blogger being against the RSS/BJP ideology creeps in, quite forgetting that I do not need a man’s bare legs to express disapproval of the party. Then there is this bit about being critical of ‘fellow Indians’. I cannot fathom such a comment because it makes absolutely no sense.
As for being below the belt, the picture was not taken by me and the man chose to sit the way he did. There are studies on body language…but I won’t waste my breath over it for this particular example.
There are men who do know how to sit, even with full trousers and legs crossed: