Narendra Modi dreams big. Be it a 182-foot statue of Sardar Patel, a Digital India or electricity for all, Modi stands in direct contrast to his predecessor, Manmohan Singh, who did not leave his stamp on the prime minister’s office in a decade. Within one year, Modi has unveiled a slew of ambitious schemes for India.
The Opposition Congress alleges many initiatives are a mere repackaging of the United Progressive Alliance’s programmes. Skill India is similar to the National Skill Development Mission and Swachh Bharat is a renaming of its Nirmal Bharat programme.