11 Sep '18, 11pm

Cutting Infantry Strength – avoid ‘Aur Chupo Syndrome’: https://t.co/zwGDFIlDiy

For those not in the know, there is this story of two druggies snorting next to a river bank and hallucinating. One suggests why we don’t buy land here. The other asks why, so the first guy says we will plant mango trees and when they grow up and bear fruit, we can sell mangoes to this village you can see; which will make us both very rich. Both like the idea and snort some more, but then doubts begin to arise. So, one guy asks what happens if the villagers steal our mangoes and ‘chupo’ (suck) them? This makes them very angry and in their agitated state they go to the village after dark and set the village on fire in the night. The angry villagers ask them why they have done so, to which their retort is “aur chupo hamare mangoes” – for sucking our mangoes ! The need to elucidate the above is with reference to the media news that Indian Army plans to cut 50,000 troops in th...

Full article: http://www.indiandefencereview.com/news/cutting-infantry-...

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