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The Areas Are Marked in Blood

Gunshots and echoes
More gunshots and more echoes
Guns have no echoes

-- Haiku Shots, From Home Is Where the Mountain Is
A pattern of violence is visible across Southeast Asia—sporadic in some parts, the condition is pathetic in some areas across the region


Let us start with a naked truth and a bare lie. We are in the largest democracy in the world. You can count it again and it is still the biggest, because of no other reason than just a high population arising from intentional disregard for the human marvel called condoms. Maybe there are also other reasons too. And when it comes to ground reality, we are little different from the military junta in Myanmar which nearest town is hardly three hours away from my native place in Manipur.

We are in India but are located around the gateway to Southeast Asia. At first glance, we are lost in never-ending conflicts while the likes of Bangkok and Hong Kong are only a few steps away from becoming one of the global economic giants. Deeper dow…

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