The budget-making process in India has been closed and largely opaque. It is in this context that a number of civil society organisations got together in 2006 to form a coalition - the People's Budget Initiative. ...Read more
“After independence, we got bureaucracy not democracy”
After independence, we got bureaucracy not democracy, said Bhaskar Rao Gorantla, Research Director of National Social Watch. He was addressing a gathering of civil society representatives at a consultation programme organized by the Karnataka Social Watch on administrative reforms.