Demonetization is a foolish step… The poor will suffer the most: Prof Arun Kumar

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Economics professor ARUN KUMAR is one of the most widely quoted authors on black money. He has authored The Black Economy in India (Penguin, 1999) and Indian Economy since Independence: Persisting Colonial Disruption (Vision Books, 2013).

In an interview to India Legal’s Editor-in-Chief, INDERJIT BADHWAR and Associate Editor MEHA MATHUR, Prof Kumar describes how this hasty drive will adversely impact demand, employment and investments. We have reproduced excerpts here with the permission of the author:

लोक राज समिति के गठन पर जन सभा: लोगों की है मांग सबको मिले सुख, सुरक्षा, रोज़गार और सम्मान

Submitted by admin on Thu, 2016-12-01 17:41

16 अक्तूबर, 2016 को पूर्वी दिल्ली के पटपड़ गंज इलाके के शशीगार्डन में लोक राज समिति के गठन के अवसर पर एक जनसभा की गई। इस सभा में आस-पास की कालोनियों के सैकड़ों लोगों ने हिस्सा लिया। इस कार्यक्रम के आयोजन से संबंधित तैयारियों को करने की जिम्मेदारी तथा साथ ही साथ प्रतियोगिता के आयोजन की भी जिम्मेदारी लोक राज संगठन के स्थानीय कार्यकर्ताओं और सदस्यों ने संभाली।


Mothers of Rohith, Najeeb march towards Parliament along with hundreds

Submitted by admin on Thu, 2016-11-24 10:42

Ghazanfar Abbas, originally published in


New Delhi, Nov 21: Seeking justice for their sons, mothers of Rohith Vemula and Najeeb Ahmed, along with several hundred people including students, community leaders and social activists, marched towards the Parliament House here on Monday.

Public Rally and Meeting on Nov 1, marking the 32nd year of the 1984 Sikh Genocide

Submitted by admin on Mon, 2016-11-14 18:14

Nov 1, 2016 marked the 32nd year of the fight for justice for the victims of the 1984 state-sponsored Sikh genocide. More than twenty organizations including civil rights, religious and youth organizations marched in a rally from Mandi House to Jantar Mantar with banners and placards and actively participated in a public meeting at Jantar Mantar to demand that the perpetrators of all forms of state terrorism be punished.