Manu Punjabi asks Swami Om about his opinion on Mona Lisa and he says that he loves everyone equally. later, who was also found murdered with him. In the early years of the Republic — till the Two-Member Constituencies Abolition Act was passed in 1961 and double-member constituencies bifurcated into a reserved and general category seat — in such seats, It would do for the book trade what iTunes did for music ?displacing the status once enjoyed by the postcolonial developmental state?argues Chatterjee If one simply decodes what Chatterjee is sayingthe economic liberalisation of the 1990s has indeed created a new politicsreplacing the old subaltern rebel with possibly a new one whose aspirations are different This needs to be understood by our political class So those who rail against globalisation and invoke fears of a latter day East India Company coming back in the guise of foreign retailers are barking up the wrong tree As Chatterjee rightly points outthe newpost-reforms developmental state has reached out to a much wider section of rural populations with welfare schemes such as MNREGA Of coursedelivery efficiency remains inadequate About seven to eight states are now distributing foodgrains to over 75 per cent of the populationvirtually free of cost All this has become possible only because the Central governments revenues have grown substantiallydue to higher tax collections triggered by the national income or the GDP having increased over five times since 1992 Congress MP and ardent proponent of higher social welfare spendingMani Shankar Aiyeroften suggests in TV debates that the government needs to rethink how it should deliver the massive increase in the funding of centrally sponsored welfare schemes from some Rs 7600 crore in 1994 to Rs 190000 crore in 2011 That is more than a 25-fold increase in 16 years In the first placesuch a massive increase in funding for centrally sponsored welfare schemes has become possible only because of the dynamic way in which the economic structures were altered after the 1991 reforms To not recognise this would be less than honest Of coursethe rightful criticism of the prime minister would be that after unleashing such profound changes in the economic systemwhich yielded massive dividendshe did not do enough to put in place transparent regulatory systems to ensure the continued credibility of subsequent reforms This criticism was levelled against the prime minister some months ago by his own honorary economic advisor Raghuram Rajannow appointed chief economic advisor in the finance ministrywho bluntly told an audience in the prime ministers presence that the lack of transparent mechanisms for orderly and equitable exploitation of critical and scarce natural resources had resulted in the loss of credibility in implementing the second phase of reforms that might have ensured continued high growth Manmohan Singh may even admit to this chargeif not publicly The Congress may be defeated in the 2014 elections But it would be a mistake to read that as a vote against economic reforms The new subaltern rebel wants more dynamic change in economic structures that provides greater opportunity to the people at large He will brook neither status quo nor some return to the atavistic past The writer is managing editor? After a gap of over two decades,a walkway.
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