"Development hides more than, it reveals…Few ask, 'infrastructure, yes, but for whom'?"
- Rohit Negi, Professor, Ambedkar University, on commonwealth constructions
"Panditji was the greatest democratic dictator in history, but twelve years of his Prime Ministership were largely wasted."
- Abhijit Banerjee, Director, Abdul Jameel Poverty Action Lab, MIT
"It seems the former Indian policy of Garibi Hatao has been replaced by new one: Garib Hatao."
- Craig Jeffery, professor, St. John’s College, Oxford University
"There are limits to techno-interventions. We tend to underestimate the human and ecological costs. "
- Jairam Ramesh, Environment and Forests minister of India