India has to learn to put the pieces together: Gopal K. Pillai
Former Union home secretary about his assessment of how prepared India isfive years after the Mumbai attacksto ward off another such challenge
New Delhi: Gopal K. Pillai took over as Union home secretary shortly after the Mumbai attack and played a key role in the revamp of India’s internal security apparatus. Currently a member of the National Security Advisory Board, Pillai spoke in an interview about his assessment of how prepared the country is—five years after the Mumbai attacks—to ward off another such challenge. Edited excerpts.