The Indian Union is multifarious in the extreme on every measurable metric. Within the union exist regions that are comparable to OECD countries and others that are indistinguishable from sub-Saharan Africa. Add to this the complexities of population divergence and the centralising nature of the Union Government, and we have a volatile cocktail. Can this sustain?
Nilakantan RS is an engineer by training and is the Chief Data Scientist for one of India’s largest fintech firms.