Policy Proposals For India is a continuously evolving research effort that aims to reach out to academics, researchers, media professionals and policy makers at all levels in government and corporate sectors of India. The website essentially focuses on some of the most challenging issues the country is facing, and at the same time offers concrete policy suggestions that can help them in achieving rational outcomes in their endeavours. It houses articles on topics as wide as public administration, strategic affairs, economy, social development, education, health, environment and science & technology.

Comments / Feedback

I wish to commend you for your initiative in launching a website for your think-tank. You have a most impressive panel of eminent advisors to guide you.

Please accept my best wishes for the success of your mission.

Lalit Mansingh,
Former Foreign Secretary and former Indian Ambassador to United States.


 First of all, my congratulations to your team for the initiative & the impressive website.

You may take one topic every fortnight & invite three/four eminent persons to give their views where after you can invite comments. E.g., topics like Police reforms, civil service reforms, judicial administration etc.

You can also have a Grievances Forum where you can invite public to offer suggestions for improving public governance: not individual problem but problems affecting public & bring it to the notice of concerned authorities. You can publicise the feedback.

You can start Innovation Corner where people can suggest reforms in the working of public offices without high expenditure.

You can have a Book Review Section where you can review books on important public issues.

T S Krishnamurthy,
Former Chief Election Commissioner of India.


Thank you very much for your kind letter. I am requesting my colleague Mr Senthilkumar, Director (IEC) to serve as an Honorary Advisor. He will provide strong support to your programme.

M S Swaminathan,
Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha) & Chairman, M S Swaminathan Research Foundation.


Thank you for your email to Mr Pulok Chatterji on the launching of website and for the booklet. This is a very innovative initiative taken by you and would be source of ideas to many interested persons in our society.

We wish you good luck for success.

Nagaraju Maddirala,
For Mr Pulok Chatterji, Executive Director for India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Bhutan at the World Bank.


Thank you very much for sending me a copy of the papers on Policy Proposals for India from your website. This is an excellent initiative and I will get back to you in case I have any suggestions.

With best wishes,

Bimal Jalan,
Former Governor, Reserve Bank of India.


Thank you for your email. Congratulations on your initiative which I appreciate greatly.

Shyam Benegal,
Filmmaker and Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha).  


Thank you for your kind message and congratulations for your laudable initiative. I would be happy to contribute whenever possible.

With kind regards,

G Parthasarathy,
Former Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan.


Thank you for contacting Mr Khattar and sharing more information about Policy Proposals for India. He wishes you all the best in your endeavor and truly believes that your efforts will be rewarding in the future.

Kunal Khattar,
For Mr Jagdish Khattar, CMD, Carnation Auto India Pvt. Ltd. and former MD, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.


This is a fine initiative and I wish you all the best.

Ramachandra Guha,
Author and Historian.  


I congratulate you and your team for taking initiative in launching a new website for on policy reforms.

With best wishes,

Prof. K Visweswara Rao,
Chairman, Board of Studies (PG), Department of Social Work, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.


Its very heartening to see your initiative in launching the web site - PolicyProposalsForIndia.com. The subject selected by you is very apt and timely. I wish you all the success in this venture.

With best wishes,

Col. R Johri,
Senior Fellow, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi.