It is easy to get in a Chakravhyu than to get out. Hence before getting into a war formation, one need to know as when to get out or in other worlds – do not start a war when you don’t know how to finish it. War declared at 500 War extended at 15000 at what not, one will withdraw from war? 30,000 50,000 100 it will continue
When a nation has “no skin in the game” policy makers whose reward, long term career and personal life are not aligned with India, these mercenary policy makers will run at drop of a hat. No nation has attained prosperity and long term leadership by having mercenaries at top leadership positions.
First wave of policy decisions globally were driven by “flatten the curve” crowd and “extreme infection/death model” makers. However as the time passed, neither the curve flattened nor extreme infection deaths happened on predicted timelines (NewYork Officials had estimated that 140,000 hospital beds might be needed to treat coronavirus patients by 11th April 2020 but in reality only 18500 were in use as on 11th April 2020 (almost 86% lower) as per news in NewYork Times). But has these deterred the new age evangelists ie the internet age gurus (VCs / entrepreneurs), journalist modellers and statistical porn champs! well they