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INDIA: On the road in Jaipur: Why Modi needs to start walking his talk on infrastructure


Prime Minister Narendra Modi is still enjoying his honeymoon in office, with his popularity running high and good results in recent state elections. But there is a growing sentiment, at least among the local intelligentsia, that his many proclamations now must start turning into actions. This was the general refrain at the 21-25 January Jaipur Literature Festival that I attended, where not just authors but also leading policy shapers and journalists come together.

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