Freebies for votes in India before elections pose deficit risk5 min read . Updated: 23 Apr 2014, 09:29 AM IST
Parties promising freebies threaten to undermine Narendra Modi's promises to impose fiscal discipline if he forms govt
New Delhi/Chennai: Clara Mary lights an oil lamp in her one-room shack, revealing a 14-inch colour television sitting on a blue plastic chair that she hasn’t been able to turn on since the Tamil Nadu government gave it to her three years ago.
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