The panel consider the policy implications of India's general election results and, among other issues, provide insights into how this might shape India’s business outlook and foreign policy over the next five years. 

Richard Heald, CEO, UK India Business Council (UKIBC)
Manoj Ladwa, Communications Director, Narendra Modi for Prime Minister Campaign
Dr Gareth Price, Senior Research Fellow, Asia Programme, Chatham House

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Overview

The unprecedented victory of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led by Narendra Modi, in India’s general election was a milestone in the recent history of India, leaving a single party with a majority in parliament for the first time in 25 years and the ruling coalition with a clear mandate. Manoj Ladwa, who worked on Modi’s election campaign, provides his insights into the campaign and assesses why it worked so well. 

 

 

More information at Modi's Victory: An Assessment