Pollution, jobs, #metoo and the world’s tallest statue debated with a Delhi audience
India’s key issues are hotly debated with a Delhi audience at the British Council’s HQ. Anu Anand and a panel of leading politicians and commentators tackle jobs, pollution, fake news and the controversy over spending $430m building the world’s tallest statue.
On the panel:
Sambit Patra: National spokesperson for the Bharatiya Janata Party
Saba Naqvi: Political journalist and author of Shades of Saffron
Sharmistha Mukherjee: President of the Delhi Mahila Congress and President of the Congress’s women’s wing in Delhi
Gurcharan Das: Author of Kama the Riddle of Desire and India Unbound and former CEO of Procter & Gamble India
BBC World Questions is a series of international events created in partnership with the British Council.
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