Opinion | The Rafale deal points to larger problems
Preventing defence scandals requires a transparent national security discourse which India is not prepared to have
Many facts of the “Rafale scandal" are yet to come out and it is entirely plausible that the full picture will never be known. It is also impossible to predict right now what, if any, political fallout the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) suffer. However, regardless of whether the allegations are true or false, they will end up impairing India’s national security.