Over the last week, social media has gone into a frenzy over the prospect of India’s name being officially changed to ‘Bharat’. This was triggered by a seemingly innocuous gesture—the invitation to a dinner for the visiting G20 leaders and other dignitaries came from the ‘President of Bharat’, instead of the ‘President of India’. The BJP was prepared with an answer to the questions that this spurred, stating that Article 1 of the Constitution accommodated the alternate