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Demonetization or Demonisation? : The Other Side

The debate over the relative advantages and disadvantages of the demonetization of 500 and 1000 rupee notes by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been the talk of the nation ever since the policy was announced on the 8th of November. The measure, termed ‘draconian’ by most Opposition parties, was a bolt from the blue for the masses, and the shock effect has left the country reeling at its wake. The measure, ostensibly taken with the intention of clearing the country of black money, has been condemned by many as no…

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Demonetisation : MODIfication or MODIfiction?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s demonetisation move has left the citizens in sheer ambiguity regarding the effectiveness of the move in eradicating black money economy, isn’t it? How far is it going to work as a successful measure to curb corruption? Was it really formulated to eliminate the parallel economy which has developed in the Nation based on “unaccounted money”? Didn’t he calculate the dire consequences which the common mass would have to encounter? Is it an economic move against the big menace to the Indian economy , or a mere…

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