How India can reboot its virus-hit economy
The corona impact will badly hurt the poor, daily-wage labour and small businesses. Here’s how the govt can help
All the decisions have trade offs. At a time when social distancing is the need of the hour, distribution of money could cause further problems. This will need local-level decision
On 21 March, trains leaving Mumbai and heading towards the eastern part of the country were packed. Media reports suggested daily-wage labourers were leaving the city and going back to their native places in eastern Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand.