‘No wave in elections this time as seen in 2014’: Praveen Chakravarty
Praveen Chakravarty, chairperson of the Congress's data analytics department, believes that there is no wave for a political party as seen in the elections of 2014. He argues that elections have become very personalized. Chakravarty opens up on how the Congress government is leveraging technology as a differentiator in these elections. Talking in detail about the NYAY scheme, Chakravarty says that there has been no constructive criticism yet. Watch an unplugged interview with Mint's Associate Editor Shrija Agrawal, as Chakravarty opens up all on NYAY, technology in elections and the future of democracy. Watch the video for more.