One doesn't wish to disparage the efforts of these eight individuals, but was this the best that India could do?
A grand total of twenty-four pilots out of a population of 316,000,000.
Are we supposed to be grateful for this?
Is this supposed to "justify" the millions of immigrants coming here after the war (against the wishes of the majority)?
How many Sikh, Muslim and Hindu Indians joined the German and Japanese forces may I ask?