Punjab exceeds most states in metrics on mechanisation, chemical input and capital investment. What then explains the failure of its green fields?
The Punjab government has enriched private transport companies – most of which are owned by the Badals – while the state transport department collapses.
Article 48 of the constitution was worded in scientific terms and not on religious lines. But it is clear that the formulation of the provision involved a distinctive presence of religious fervour.
While citizenship rules along the lines of religion are not unknown in India, the new Bill has made this distinction explicit.