The PM must resign: Yashwant Sinha

Interview with BJP leader and former finance minister

Former finance minister and Bharatiya Janata Party leader Yashwant Sinha tells Gyan Verma the government must take responsibility for bad economic management and bow out. Edited excerpts: India Inc is treating Wednesday’s Reserve Bank of India (RBI) measures as capital control, while the government is denying it. Do you think we have gone back to the pre-1991 capital control era? Yes, quite clearly. The mismanagement of the economy by the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance is similar to the 1991 crisis. The measures taken by the government are also similar. Were the ...