The 12th Year Plan is more than just about growth – it is about inclusiveness, that is, ensuring that the benefits of growth reach the poor and the marginalised sections of society, especially women and traditionally outcast sections of society, including certain castes and tribes; and about sustainability, that is, ensuring that we ensure that we protect our environment as we accelerate development.

‘Faster, inclusive, and more sustainable growth’ is the defining motto the plan sets for the country.......Read More