Girish Gogia became 90 per cent paralysed after a diving accident in Goa. Today, this Mumbai resident is a wheelchair user, but has never missed an opportunity to vote, being carried by a team of people to the poll booth
All the discontent and frustration that we as Indians feel is entirely our creation. Our attitude towards the country determines the country’s attitude towards us.
What I stress is that each and every one of us turn away from negative thought patterns that permeate our society and look for the good among those political candidates who have proved themselves.
Girish Gogia is mid-day’s election ambassador
Let optimism replace pessimism, and faith exceed our fear. We must make every possible effort to be happy with the present, and bring hope for the future.
People despair, but I say we should try to elect good and clean public representatives who would meet India’s expectations.
If he can, why can’t you? Vote!
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