When will Indians acknowledge the fact that the problems of India are not on account of governance or political apathy but on account of Indias gargantum population growth? No amount of growth and infusion of funds can solve the problems in any way unless the population stops increasing. And the Indian public is to be squarely blamed for the population growth.
Our country has carrying capacity to accommodate 2 billion more if u go by UN bare minimum standards, a billion more if u go by UN world average, or at least 500 million more if u go by UN "Second world" requirements. IF u look @ our land fertility, we have nowhere reached our carrying capacity.
The problem in India is that since money & resources are disproportionately poured into a handful of cities, what u have is a HUGE influx of people from all over cramming into them. OBVIOUSLY ur cities will bear an overcrowded look. If money & resources were disbursed more rationally & more proportionally, u won't have such a mad rush of ppl getting into cities.
Even if u took out 200 million Indians in an atomic bomb today, our nation will still have a crowded look. There are states like AP, Orissa, MP etc where u can go for miles & miles even w/o seeing a soul, so the problem is obviously not carrying capacity but the demographic trends in INdia. D ...more