Jairam Ramesh removes convocation gown, calls it ‘barbaric practice’

Source: timesofindia.indiati…
    This man has a point. This is a British tradition that has remained behind in India. And in the US too. The same way I find it funny that lawyers today still “My Lord” or “MiLord” as in the Hindi movies. There are some practises that need to die over time as their relevance ends.