Kisan Shashaktikaran

India is ranked second worldwide in agricultural output and is the largest economic sector of India. It is main occupation of 58% Indian population. Different regions celebrating different agricultural festivals clearly indicate role of agriculture in Socio-Economic fabric of India. In terms of size of Industry, agriculture and allied sectors (including agriculture, livestock, forestry and fishery) is estimated to be 17.3 per cent of the Gross Value Added (GVA) during 2016-17 at 2011-12 prices and it accounts for about 10% of the country’s exports. India is world’s largest producer of…

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Narendra Modi is Winning War on Black Money & Corruption, Here is Why

Right from September 2013, when Narendra Modi, then CM of Gujarat was projected as PM candidate; he had made his intentions very clear that he would go all out against the black money and corruption if he was elected as the Prime Minister of India. Staying true to his words the very first decision which his cabinet took on 26th May, 2014, the day on which his government was sworn in, was to set up a Special Investigation Team under the supervision of the Supreme Court to probe the foreign…

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The Need for a National eBilling Platform

This is an idea that I have been mulling over for a very long time, and with the advent of GST in India, I think the need for this has multiplied manifold. I want to propose a national eBilling system to be created for generating all B-2-B invoices within the country, which will include GST (and any other indirect taxes, if applicable). Let me try and explain why I believe so. In the GST law there is a provision u/s 16(2) CGST Act, that vendors need to be paid within…

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Empowering the Excluded – A Peek into Transforming India

It was lunch break at the gender diversity & inclusion workshop I was facilitating. The participants, a bunch of women rapidly trooped towards the factory cafeteria. We were discussing excitedly the company’s new Gender diversity & Inclusion policy and there was a sense of optimism, sorority and confidence. As the women reached the entrance of the cafeteria, they slowed down, hesitated, cast their eyes down and stooped. There were men everywhere in the cafeteria! This incident prompted me to look at Gender equality at – Self and System level. If…

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आदिवासी देशभक्तों को पुष्पांजली नहीं कार्यांजलि दे रही है भाजपा।

आदिवासी देशभक्तों को पुष्पांजलि नहीं कार्यांजलि दे रही है भाजपा आदिवासी देशभक्तों को पुष्पांजलि नहीं कार्यांजलि दे रही है भाजपा पार्टी के संगठनात्मक कार्य के लिए आयोजित विस्तृत प्रवास के अंतर्गत मुझे हाल में भगवान बिरसा मुंडा की धरती झारखंड में तीन दिन बिताने का अवसर मिला । इसी दौरान 17 सितम्बर को प्रधानमंत्री श्री नरेन्द्र मोदी जी के जन्मदिन के शुभ अवसर पर मनाये जा रहे “सेवा दिवस” को मैं भगवान बिरसा मुंडा की जन्मस्थली को नमन करने खूँटी जिला स्थित उनके पैतृक गावं उलिहातू गया जहां मुझे उनके…

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जाति के फेर में,रह गया बिहार अंधेर में

‘बिहार’ जहाँ बौद्ध धर्म की उत्पत्ति,प्रचार व प्रसार की शुरूआत हुई। कई बौद्ध विहार व स्तूप बने और “विहार” का अपभ्रंश “बिहार” हो गया। भौगोलिक रूप से गंगा के मध्य मैदान के बड़े हिस्से में फैली सपाट और समतल भूमि है ये। हिमालय से गंगा,कोसी व अमरकंटक से सोन जैसी नदियों ने अपने जल से सिंचित कर हरीतिमा की चादर इस धरा पर पसार रखी है।गौतम बुद्ध,महावीर,गुरू गोविंद सिंह जी सरीखे दिव्य महापुरूषों की धरती है ये। सम्राट अशोक ने बौद्ध धर्म अपनाकर न्याय ,सुशासन एवं जन-कल्याण के नये मानक…

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Can India Be The Skill Capital of The World?

With crores of Indians and many of the great renowned luminaries applauding the policies and main stream strategies by the PM Modi led BJP government to boost the Indian economy, we are moving greatly towards a brighter India. Unlike the previous government and their scandalous leaders, Modi government has been very strategic in understanding the core glitches hindering the country’s growth. India was growing and is still growing; agreed! But do you really believe that this is the best growth rate that we can thrive at? In a nation like…

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English, Power Asymmetry & Mental Slavery

Irony, yes, this article is in English. But it is important I get across to upwardly mobile English speaking Indians in the language they have embraced wholeheartedly. After reading this column, I hope you will recognize the power asymmetry you enjoy over Indians who don’t know English. English can never be the unifying language in a land which has enormous linguistic diversity for thousands of years. Anyone who argues that India is a services economy and has advantages because of English speaking ability needs to expand his/her frame of thinking.…

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Smart City Program, A Smart Initiative. Part2

Is Smart City Program, a Smart Initiative? – Part 2 In the given backdrop (Refer Part 1) of abysmal condition of our cities and their governance, Government of India (GOI) envisaged the Smart City Program (SCP) and launched it in 2015. It focuses on both planning and execution in a time bound manner to take the cities under the program to a new level of development. The program covers all States and UTs to select one hundred cities which prepared their own proposals at city level with involvement of private…

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My Two Ideas

Its election results time and some congratulations are due. I wish to congratulate the BJP and its karyakartas along with the chief architects Mr. Narendrabhai Modi and Mr. Amitbhai shah on their splendid victories across some very important states. I wish they carry out their agenda of development in these states as well. The purpose of this write up is to share a couple of ideas- 1. An idea to widen the existing “LPG Subsidy give-up “scheme. 2. An idea to produce electricity on a large scale. Let me explain:…

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