1991: How P V Narasimha Rao Made History By Sanjaya Baru: Key Takeaways


Not at all. Frankly, it is not about Telugu pride. It is about a PM who has simply not got what he deserved. Look at how Narasimha Rao has been completely forgotten… Everybody thinks that liberalisation of the economy was started by Manmohan Singh — of course it is true, he was the finance minister — but people forget who the PM was. And so I thought the time has come to remind this generation that Rao was a great PM. Of course he was the Telugu bidda but that doesn’t reduce his importance of being Narasimha Rao.