India economy: Seven years of Modi in seven charts – By Nikhil Inamdar and Aparna Alluri
Narendra Modi stormed India’s political stage with grand promises – of more jobs, prosperity and less red tape. His thumping mandate – in 2014 and again in 2019 – raised hopes of big bang reforms.
But his economic record, in the seven years he’s been prime minister, has proved lacklustre. And the pandemic battered what was an already under-par performance.
Here’s how Asia’s third-largest economy has fared under Mr Modi, in seven charts….