Kalawati Devi Rawat is known as the woman who brought electricity to her remote village in the hills of the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, writes BBC Hindi’s Salman Ravi. [more]Read more »
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|Citation:||Chopra R. (2013, August 6). Restoring Normalcy in Uttarakhand. Economic and Political Weekly, 48(32).|
|Tags:||development, disasters, policy|
In their anxiety to restore normalcy in Uttarakhand, both the central and state governments are refusing to face the real reasons behind the devastation caused after the recent floods. These include misplaced development priorities that ignored the ecological fragility of the region. To reduce the…Read more »
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