Demonetisation - What was a disaster to the economy, proved to be a political asset to the BJP
On the 3rd anniversary of The Citizen, a panel discussion on the results of recent assembly elections was held. The panel comprised of Paranjoy Guha Thakurta, Seema Mustafa, Hartosh Singh Bal, and Manoj Jha. They put the U.P. election result in a broader perspective.They discussed about how the verdict of U.P. is not the end of caste based politics but consolidation of castes in a new way; also how P.M. Modi was successful in selling his narrative of Demonetisation policy.