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North East

Freedom of expression non-negotiable, uncompromising: Dhankhar

Guwahati, September 22: Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar on Thursday said freedom of expression is a "non-negotiable and uncompromising" asset of India, and any deviation from it will be a "compromise on the sovereignty and wholesomeness" of the country. Inaugurating a folk festival 'Lokmanthan 2022' here, he also said the category of "pseudo intellectuals" are on the rise in India and they need to be curtailed. "Freedom of expression is the nectar of democracy. The freedom of expression in India is non-negotiable and we cannot compromise on it. If we depart...