there are ongoing discussions on rupee depreciation
amidst an atmosphere of apprehension about the economy
and polity of the country, official sources have continued
to deny any possible threat to the economy. The defensive
position advanced from the official quarters do not,
however, stand scrutiny if one recognises the fact
that none of those indicators of a robust economy
will be sustainable in the face of slippages running
through the economy.
This article was originally published in The Wire:
September 22, 2018.