WATCH: Ravish Kumar’s speech on Narendra Modi, fake news and society goes viral

Ravish Kumar criticises the rampant propagation of fake news, the 'game of isolation' that different political parties play, etc., in his speech.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | Published: June 12, 2017 12:00 pm
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Senior journalist Ravish Kumar has made quite a reputation for himself when it comes to addressing social and political issues. Earlier, when the Union information and broadcast ministry had declared that Hindi news channel NDTV India will be taken off-air on November 9, because their Pathankot attack coverage allegedly compromised national security, Kumar protested by calling two mime artists to demonstrate to the viewers what happens when the authority is asked questions. Now, it is his speech on Sadbhavna Parv, at Kailash Gurukul in Gujarat’s Mahuva town, that is going viral.

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In his speech, Kumar criticises the rampant propagation of fake news, the ‘game of isolation’ that different political parties play, etc. He said he had come to attend the event for three reasons — First, after hearing the name of the host city (Gujarat), second; Sadbhavna which is the name of the event, third because this is where Mahatma Gandhi once lived. In the video, Kumar – in his signature lyrical fashion – asks why does the government and the PM fear him.

Watch the video here.


Watch the entire speech, here.


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  1. G
    Sep 11, 2017 at 9:13 pm
    raveesh is stupid person, he is getting what he should not deserve for... He always pretend that he is very smart and very intelligent , offcourse he is a big dumbass .. all indians people knows that......
    1. joyoti sen
      Aug 19, 2017 at 11:55 am
      Don't like Ravish Kumar. A typical leftist and so called liberal .
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        Prem Silhi
        Jun 12, 2017 at 10:38 pm
        I read people blaming this guy as being anti-national pres-S-t-it ute but I would rather ask him or any other so-called journalist to tell me why do I see disgusting images of utter poverty and filth (Google it on the Internet and see images) in India seventy years after independence while those in media enriched themselves? If they allowed the country to turn into a mound of termites under their watch, they are indeed akin to those before them who served the Raj. Modi is not the last hope, he is the only hope India has today in centuries.
        1. A
          Jun 12, 2017 at 8:07 pm
          Ravish is an anti national... pletely compromised and sold out press ute. He uses his hindi fluency to beguile. Inka paap ka ghada bharne wala hai
          1. S
            Simha Huli
            Jun 12, 2017 at 7:33 pm
            Ravish is just a superficial information man. His main talent is his eloquence in Hindi. ELOQUENCE cannot subs ute practicality! He needs to go back to school or college or a fine gurukul to sharpen his WISDOM.
            1. R
              Jun 13, 2017 at 12:47 pm
              You have mistyped Ravish instead of Modi. And wisdom is never acquired in school or colleges. It is gained through experiences in worldly dea s.
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