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The Internet Is Pissed Off At This New TV Show About Spies Who Also Have To Be Sanskari Housewives

"The show is about three secret agents, but since they are Indian women, they operate out of the kitchen. Not sexist at all."

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But here's the twist. Because it's Indian television, the women ~obviously~ also have to double up as sanskari housewives when they're off the clock.

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The tagline of the show is literally "Ghar bhi sambhale, aur desh ke dushmano ko bhi." (They take care of the house, as well as the country's enemies.)

The show has angered a lot of discerning audience members, who have failed to wrap their heads around the casual sexism on display here.

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When you believe in women empowerment but have a target audience to cater to

And, of course, there have been jokes.

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