Opinion | Time to set the EVM issue straight

A few years ago, I happened to be in France on Bastille Day. In keeping with their tradition, there were magnificent tableaux on the road, similar to those we see in Delhi on Republic Day. A huge crowd of the locals and foreigners had gathered in Paris, some out of habit, others just to enjoy the moment. A question flashed in my mind: the symbols of freedom and of a Republic fascinate us, but do we really care about them?