Our young lawyer friend Ashok and I had a brief exchange earlier this afternoon. He has to study for an important examination, and I shooed him off to study with the admonition that a lot of us expect him to be our lawyer sooner than later. I added that I may even commit a crime to give him some chance, like bumping off one our Politicos.
His response, in a flash, and I quote verbatim -“In that case you would be guilty of social service, which is not yet a punishable offense under the IPC. (Indian Penal Code)