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Sachin Shridhar
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Sachin Shridhar

The writer is a former IPS officer of the West Bengal cadre

Articles by Sachin Shridhar

New Monetization Policy: More Hope Than Homework

New Monetization Policy: More Hope Than Homework

Aug 30, 2021 Sachin Shridhar

India has been privatising and monetizing assets for a long time through public-private partnerships (PPP)....

Whose Education Is It Anyway?

Whose Education Is It Anyway?

Aug 21, 2021 Sachin Shridhar

Why there is a rush to go abroad for the so-called 'Higher Education' by those who can afford it or very...

Pegasus: Cyber Hygiene And Vaccination

Pegasus: Cyber Hygiene And Vaccination

Jul 26, 2021 Sachin Shridhar

On paper, we have a very well-established procedure through which lawful interception of electronic...

Pegasus: Only The Discovered Tip Of The Iceberg

Pegasus: Only The Discovered Tip Of The Iceberg

Jul 21, 2021 Sachin Shridhar

Surveillance is what Governments do and will continue to do to keep a tighter leash. The hard reality is that...

The Missing Middle: Note Banks Vs Vote Banks

The Missing Middle: Note Banks Vs Vote Banks

Jul 19, 2021 Sachin Shridhar

The Political Parties do not see the Middle classes as an electorally decisive force and hence a silent...

Covid-19 Impact On Indian Economy: Decoding Numbers And Jargon

Covid-19 Impact On Indian Economy: Decoding Numbers And Jargon

Jun 28, 2021 Sachin Shridhar

An attempt to make sense of the official statistics thrown at us from RBI, Finance Ministry, Niti Aayog and...

Rebels Without A Cause: Duplicity Of Retired Babus Giving Unsolicited Advise

Rebels Without A Cause: Duplicity Of Retired Babus Giving Unsolicited Advise

Jun 14, 2021 Sachin Shridhar

How some retired bureaucrats morph into indignant conscience keepers of the nation.

To Build Or Not To Build, That Is The Question

To Build Or Not To Build, That Is The Question

Jun 05, 2021 Sachin Shridhar

The cost of the Central Vista project is Rs 20,000 crore, which with the government’s total annual tax...

Come Crisis, Why Does India Wilt and Whimper?

Come Crisis, Why Does India Wilt and Whimper?

May 23, 2021 Sachin Shridhar

The second Covid wave has taught us that there is an urgent need for disaster management bodies in our...

Fixing The Health Of Health Infrastructure

Fixing The Health Of Health Infrastructure

May 18, 2021 Sachin Shridhar

A robust system has to be put in place where the voice of science is by default heard and respected above the...