How democratic backsliding in India is a multi-party affair

Arvind Kejriwal’s arrest amid a Lok Sabha campaign exemplifies India’s democratic regression, criticized by international watchdogs. The central government’s alleged interference and biased practices fuel concerns about the country’s democratic future. But are opposition parties, which regularly claim “India is under undeclared emergency”, acting as “saviours” or “saboteurs” in the democratic “backsliding” in India?