Indian Ocean: Why India Is Looking West

NEW DELHI: From the eastern shores of Africa till the United States in the far east—this geographical expanse now comes under the ambit of Indo-Pacific, as India sees it. It’s not just the area that has undergone a sea change, according to the Indian construct. The focus too is seeing a shift. On ‘Simply Nitin’, our editor-in-chief decodes why India is looking west when it comes to the Indian Ocean.