By Sanjaya Baru
This e-book is an insider’s account of the politics, economics and geopolitics that mixed to make 1991 a turning aspect for India. The interval previous that yr used to be a tough one for India: economically, as a result of stability of funds concern; politically, with Rajiv Gandhi’s politics of opportunism and cynicism taking the rustic to the edge; and globally, with the cave in of the Soviet Union, its ally.It used to be during this interval that the unheralded PV assumed management of the Indian nationwide Congress, took cost of the crucial executive, restored political balance, driven via major monetary reforms and instructed India during the uncharted waters of a post-Cold conflict international. He additionally revolutionized nationwide politics, and his personal Congress social gathering, by means of charting a brand new political path, thereby proving that there might be existence past the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty.
1991 marked the top of an period and the start of one other. It was once the yr that made PV. And it was once the 12 months PV made history.
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1991: How P. V. Narasimha Rao Made History by Sanjaya Baru