India, June 30 -- The concerted efforts of the Narendra Modi 2.0 government to pedal-push multi-sectoral reforms amid the Covid-19 crisis are a strategic move in the direction of the much-needed economic revival. The recent announcements indicate that the government is in a mission mode to unleash reforms across sectors. This is the right approach for fighting the pandemic and the effects of the prolonged lockdown on the economy.

Much, however, will eventually depend on the implementation of the policies and decisions unveiled over the past few weeks, including the latest two landmark reforms - one for the financial sector and the other related to setting up of a Rs 15,000-crore Animal Husbandry Infrastructure Development Fund (AHIDF). ...