ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

A+| A| A-

Clever and Uncivilised

AT least, it cannot be said that we are not innovative in national budgeting. To cushion the horrors of rising taxes and prie hikes on a totally unrealistic salary and wage structure, the ruling party appears to have decided on phased impositions, ostensibly by various ministries. We have had our taste or the Railways (forever raising rates). And, now, Communications is on a rampage. By the time the Budget is read out, we will probably be immune to shocks.

To read the full text Login

Get instant access

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

₹826for India

$50for overseas users


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top