Monday, October 13, 2014

How to Make India Clean?


On 2nd October - the birthday of Gandhiji - newly sworn in prime minister of India Narendra Modi launched his ambitious "Clean India Mission". This scheme is likely to cost whopping rupees 62,000 crore! In my latest economic report I analyze this scheme. Is Modi's "Clean India Mission" going to clean anything except the pockets of poor hapless tax payers? More importantly, what other alternatives are available to make India clean other than using the government apparatus?

Monday, October 6, 2014

Modi's Make in India Campaign

Last week prime minister Narendra Modi launched his economic scheme of "Make in India" with a big fan fare. In my latest economic report I disentangle this scheme.