Tuesday, November 14, 2017

OBQ 1053: Taking the middle path.

As India became an independent country some 70 years ago the coldwar was just warming up, and it was easy to go either the socialist way or the capitalist way, it was gentlemen like him who decided to rather take a middle path that decided the destiny of India that we live in.

His contribution were not only in the field of policy planning though, who is he?

Answer: Dr. P C Mahalanobis, the person behind first few five year plans and the Planning commission.


  1. Indian statistical institute founder Prashanta Chandra Mahalanobis