Some see Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s new push for self-reliance as a repackaging of his Make In India campaign, launched in 2014. Photo: AFP

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Modi ramps up plan to reduce India’s dependence on China with new ‘self-reliant’ campaign

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to revive India’s battered economy, while also pushing to reduce imports and ramp up domestic production
  • There’s a US$265 billion stimulus package, but analysts and industrialists are sceptical whether other announcements will translate to action
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Some see Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s new push for self-reliance as a repackaging of his Make In India campaign, launched in 2014. Photo: AFP
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