A Development Manifesto

By Ramaswamy R Iyer
Economic & Political Weekly, 1 November 2014

Adapting Gandhi’s words on non-violence, let us proclaim that development is the first article of our faith, it is also the last article of our creed. Let us hold aloft the banner of development. Development is our birthright. People of India, unite for development: you have nothing to lose but…. sorry, one does not know quite how to continue that sentence.