20 April, 2021

Cometh The Hour...

The ceremony is over, now to the task of governance. So far, the rewards have been for loyalty, not merit. Will it be enough to pull India?

Narendra Bisht
Cometh The Hour...

Challenges Before The Modi Sarkar

Things that will need immediate attention to pull India out of the rut

  • Kickstart manufacturing growth and help create jobs by thousands
  • Contain food inflation. A weak monsoon may jeopardise plans beyond managing cereal prices.
  • Balance concerns on inflation with push for growth, investment by lowering interest rates
  • Reduce subsidy burden and fiscal deficit through better delivery mechanism
  • Union budget, expected in July, will have to send the right signals to investors, sans the populism
  • Raise funds for putting railway and other infrastructure projects on track
  • Improve relations with states for ushering in tax and other reforms
  • Provide closer scrutiny to environmental clearances to stalled projects
  • Speed up defence procurement and simplify procedures while plugging graft
  • Improve governance through greater accountability
  • Improve HDI with better healthcare and...
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