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Best of BS Opinion: Garg's unusual transfer, Andhra's 'breach' of contract

Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy's government in Andhra Pradesh wants to renegotiate contracts the previous government had signed with private companies for renewable energy power projects

Illustration: binay sinha

Illustration: binay sinha

Pallav Nayak
A warning against Andhra Pradesh's move to renegotiate private contracts, a celebration of multiplexes, and a defence of what liberalism means. Pallav Nayak sums up the views.

The transfer of Subhash Garg as Finance Secretary to the power ministry is unusual. Garg's ideas about regulators like the RBI and SEBI were controversial, but he surely had the government's backing for his statements. Clues to why he was transferred lie in two meetings he had on July 17 and 18, writes A K Bhattacharya.

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First Published: Jul 31 2019 | 6:24 AM IST

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