Author Archives: Sandhya Jain

Sandhya Jain is a political analyst and independent researcher. She is the author of ‘Adi Deo Arya Devata- A Panoramic View of Tribal-Hindu Cultural Interface’ (Rupa & Co., 2004) and ‘Evangelical Intrusions. Tripura: A Case Study’ (Rupa & Co., 2009).

Narendra Modi in Bhutan: Firming up the frontier

Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets people who lined up to say goodbye, waving flags, on his way to the airport, in Thimphu on Monday.

As India enhances its engagement with the region, it will not be able to ignore these festering problems. It is just as well that Prime Minister Narendra Modi met all stakeholders in the nation, including the Leader of Opposition. During his visit to Nepal, he should find time to meet with the leadership of the exiled groups who are anxious to return to Bhutan with honour.