Coronavirus pandemic

Blundering Biden

The hasty exit from Afghanistan has diminished America's standing in the world; the instability it has engendered and the colossal intelligence failure which led the President to make bold public assertions may well have damaged his reputation permanently.

Demand and Supply

The call to stop boosters is the strongest yet from the United Nations entity.

No country for old folks

In short, it is a whole host of factors from which there is no turning back. India has stepped on the modernisation/westernisation escalator and going back is not an option.