Economic Times: How Narendra Modi has successfully managed to turn the country into a data set

Economic Times: How Narendra Modi has successfully managed to turn the country into a data set. “A few years ago, the word ‘government’ evoked the picture of slow-moving babus in the backdrop of tall almirahs bulging with bundles of files that appeared as old as parchments. Today, most ministries have websites that track projects in real time. The government is geotagging MGNREGA assets to stop leakages and bring transparency. The tagging will help identify the work, the money spent on it, the number of people who worked on it, among other things.”

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