It’s been over a fortnight since Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the purging of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes, a decision the government’s supporters quickly claimed would destroy corruption and annihilate black money.
Demonetisation, which cancelled 86 percent of all banknotes, triggered an ongoing cash crisis in the nation.
Serpentine queues outside banks grew longer by the day, over 60 people lost their lives waiting in the queues.
The government has given people some respite, relaxing transaction norms and allowing the old currency notes to be used for utility payments.
Our Financial Minister and RBI has assured the public to relax and there is enough cash out there to meet the demand.
But is that the reality on India’s streets and in the cash-dependant countryside?
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