India’s rating decreased from 71 to 67, with 100 being the rating for probably the most free nation, and its rank fell from 83 to 88 out of 211 international locations.
BREAKING: India is just not rated “Free” in Freedom within the World 2021. Political rights and civil liberties have eroded… https://t.co/JNqJ58L8v5
— Freedom House (@freedomhouse) 1614785407000
India fared the most effective amongst all its neighbours South Asian area. China was categorised as “not free” with a rating of 9 out of 100, an extra drop of two factors from 2019, when it had 11 factors. Pakistan scored 37, one down from 38 final yr. Bangladesh remained static on 39. The USA has additionally dipped from 94 (2010) to 83 (2020). Sweden, Finland and Norway scored an ideal 100.
The report left many Indians enraged. Some had been indignant over the biased nature of the report and the truth that it didn’t contemplate Jammu and Kashmir to be part of India. Others had been indignant as they felt India was turning into ‘much less free’ below the present political dispensation.
Look on the distorted Indian map they use! No doubt about their aims now?Freedom House is it? https://t.co/wiADuSoFzR
— Vasudha (@WordsSlay) 1614846099000
India is a way more free nation than earlier than. For the plenty have way more freedom as we speak than anytime earlier than. Whi… https://t.co/L1CJ8jvWc9
— Abhinav Prakash (@Abhina_Prakash) 1614840302000
@freedomhouse Definition of Free Country as per Freedom House is nation which ought to stay mere spectator w… https://t.co/rKinkoCIzJ
— പതിനൊന്ന് (@pathinonnu) 1614833794000
@freedomhouse I’m an Indian Citizen and professional and have utmost freedom. Your report shall be helpful just for… https://t.co/KFHrR0wxtp
— Rajeev Sharma (@rajrra) 1614837810000
India is a lot better off with out the pervasive cancel-culture in US, UK, and so forth.
@Abhina_Prakash In America and UK you’ll get cancelled for saying something that does not align with woke ideology… https://t.co/ywQ4MtQIKD
— Gaurav (@kmgav) 1614840823000
‘India wants course-correction’
India has now been declared a ‘partly free’ nation globally. Ab azaadi ka naara lga len ? Ya thoda aur barbaad hona hai?
— Safoora Zargar (@SafooraZargar) 1614788274000
India’s democracy below siege, solely “partly free” in keeping with Freedom House however hey, what do US primarily based non-profits… https://t.co/tYGnFYxzkt
— Mahua Moitra (@MahuaMoitra) 1614787730000
‘Freedom House is just not so free itself’, ‘It is US-govt propaganda arm’
An unlimited bipartisan imperialist consensus, in reality.Freedom House is a US govt. entrance used to fabricate consent fo… https://t.co/iekcRwsYNm
— Ruchir Sharma (@ruchirsharma_1) 1614792579000
@freedomhouse 1. Muslims of 200 million power are the freest in all the world.2. HR NGOs are getting used to i… https://t.co/dIfNfVmPlw
— Max (@symplectic2025) 1614825254000
I simply upgraded Freedom House from “irrelevant” to “totally irrelevant”@dhume https://t.co/ybRsoDOBbz
— ϽΓΣⱤẛ∁ (@CholericCleric) 1614819750000
So India is now a “partly free” nation as a result of some idiots from a moronic US Based assume tanks assume so. This is l… https://t.co/pyJRIDggju
— Atul Mishra (@TheAtulMishra) 1614845468000
@freedomhouse You assume we Indians care to your bigoted opinion?https://t.co/4ZsD8pngg0
— Poha_Jalebi (@IndoreNagpur) 1614843813000
‘Knee-jerk reactions will not assist’
Sad when globally revered @freedomhouse founded-1941 finds India to be solely partly free & Indian Kashmir(their te… https://t.co/yWs1o9Nu2x
— Manish Tewari (@ManishTewari) 1614834862000
Great to see that the privileged Indian elite wants a US-based non revenue to imagine that India is just ‘partly fre… https://t.co/3dikQxXQx4
— Asmita Bakshi (@asmitabee) 1614845404000
Hypocrisy a lot?
Coterie of self-important individuals with urge to guage others. Drastic lockdowns, avenue demos, anti-immigrant/ Islami… https://t.co/8C4kQ0WZ5t
— Kanwal Sibal (@KanwalSibal) 1614796730000
‘Stand to your nation regardless of your political ideology’
See distinction between BJP supporters and liberals.Today liberals celebrating “Freedom House” demoting India’s de… https://t.co/GZRH0FzqxN
— Abhishek (@AbhishBanerj) 1614850600000
I by no means supported Cong in my life.But 2009 Freedom House report insulted India, I used to be outraged.I didn’t care i… https://t.co/RKDv4GFuHq
— Abhishek (@AbhishBanerj) 1614850798000
India fared higher than all its neighbours and a lot of the Asian international locations, together with Turkey and Russia.
Score of India & its neighbours in Freedom House index on entry to political rights & civil liberties:- India: 6… https://t.co/ytcQW0HH5a
— The Wolfpack🔎 (@TheWolfpackIN) 1614786573000
AAP joined the fray
India below Modi Govt has been downgraded to “Partly Free” in a worldwide report by US assume tank Freedom House. https://t.co/qsBaf7Ev00
— AAP (@AamAadmiParty) 1614848617000
‘First appropriate the map, then lecture’
@freedomhouse When you may’t even get the map of India proper why ought to anybody take you significantly?
— SanksP 🇮🇳🏴 (@SanksP) 1614846844000