know that less than 42 percent of subsidized grains in India actually reach the
targeted poor and the rest are stolen away by middlemen? Did you know that
around 40 per cent of Indian farmers want to quit agriculture if given an
opportunity to do so? Did you know that 52 per cent of agricultural households
in India are indebted as per Government of India’s own survey report? Did you
know that small group of vested interests in India are preventing the adoption
of Genetically Modified Technology are holding back millions of tons of
potential agricultural produce? Did you know that top 12 cement manufacturing
companies virtually control the entire infrastructure engine of India by
absolutely controlling the production and pricing of cement and were even recently
penalized for cartelization? Did you know that almost 30 percent of Food grains
produced in India is eaten by Rodents and around 50 percent of vegetables and
fruits go waste because India lacks cold storage facilities? Did you know that
India will require 464 years to clear the arrears of cases filed in the High Courts
with the present strength of the judges assuming no new cases are filed? Did
you know that the State of west Bengal is the Ponzi capital of India and more
scams occur in the state than anywhere else?
know the causal reasons behind these sordid facts? Do you know the real picture
behind the maze of smoke and mirrors? Failures of Republics do not occur in
isolation, they are a chain of critical events.
research data and empirical evidence, the author conducts an unmatched forensic
study of Indian policies, legal system and governance to answer burning
contemporary issues of the Indian state.
By meticulously peeling away the various layers that obfuscate the
truth, the author seeks to elucidate the promises and perils that lies at the
core. By dissecting the imperatives with
data and analytics, the Chaos Republic takes you by hand into the root of the
matter, the heart of the issues and to the nerve centre of the debate. Written in a brilliant prose, the book is a
must-read for anyone wanting to understand modern India and its economic
policies, legal issues and the true governance story.
Imran Hussain is a Finance Professional with over 8
years of experience. In the past, he has
worked with Multi-national Audit & Consulting Firm Ernst & Young. He is also a visiting Faculty at Institute of
Chartered Accountants of India, Institute of Cost Accountants of India &
Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He is also a Speaker at various
Professional forums and has been actively involved in training finance professionals
in India and is a corporate Trainer for various corporates in India and Abroad.