Best of BS Opinion: Damage due to Covid, MGNREGA today and tomorrow & more
The virus has so far proved intractable.
The means to combat the destruction it has caused can at best be provisional. Uddalok Bhattacharya to summarize
Covid-19 is a shock, which is no different from other shocks that occur, says Ajay Shah. Cleaning balance sheets is at the heart of economic growth
The MGNREGA is vital, regardless of people’s cynicism, says Sunita Narain
Writing Tamal Bandyopadhyay: There are enough filters in the Covid-19 loan restructuring program to avoid abuse, but is it a tool to retard the growth of bad loans from banks? We will know after two years
Our Edit says: There is bad news everywhere. Impact on the economy would be heavier than expected.