We Mean Business: Government’s reform gamble
By Shweta Rajpal Kohli | Published On: September 20, 2012 21:00 (IST) | Duration: 50 min, 39 sec
The slew of economic reforms aimed at boosting a sharply slowing economy, have triggered a political firestorm. Schools, businesses and government offices were shut in many parts of India on Thursday as protesters blocked roads and trains as part of a one-day nationwide strike against sweeping economic reforms announced by the government last week. On We Mean Business, NDTV’s Shweta Rajpal Kohli, Gurudas Das Gupta, Lok Sabha MP, CPI, Gurcharan Das, Author & Former CEO, Proctor & Gamble, S C Tripathi, Former Secretary Education & Former Secretary Petroleum, M K Venu, Managing Editor, Financial Express, Kumar Ketkar ,Chief Editor, Daily Marathi (Bhaskar Group), Thomas Varghese, Chairman, CII National Committee on Marketing, Paresh Parekh, Tax Partner, Retail and Consumer Products discuss this issue.