Senior Journalist Manohar Manoj to release his upcoming book ‘A Crusade against corruption’
Corruption in our society is not a new issue; neither is it limited to just 2G Spectrum, Bofors, Fodder Scam or Hawala case. It has been in our lives in various ways since very beginning. Book ‘A Crusade against corruption” by senior journalist Manohar Manoji took an attempt to put together the corruption cases in India in different ministries, different professions including baking, teaching, healthcare, etc. at one place.
Divided in to two volumes of about 800 pages each, this book encompasses in it every aspect of corruptionin all the governments since independence. The book also focuseson corruption from very ancient period of the country to until now. Apart from this, this book presents all forms of structural corruption persisting in the country, in various organs of democracy followed by various ministries of governance. This book tells us how the corruption is precipitated in many sectors, institutions and professions.
The book also includes public opinions and perspectives on corruption compiled through a detailed and through public survey.
Manohar Manoj says he has spent almost a 15-year time span in giving shape to this work and has touched almost all the dimensions of the problems of corruption. This book has analyzed the modalities of the prevention mechanism of the corruption eradication undertaken by the Govt. of India. The book also presents all the mass movements related to public resentment against corruption. Manoj has taken a holistic perspective in producing the comprehensive treatise on the subject ‘Corruption’.The author regards his book as an all-inclusive exercise on the topic of corruption, which contains high degree of propensity, insights, concerns, observations and wholehearted honest commitment towards the issues of corruption.
Manohar Manoj, the author of the book, is currently the editor of business & economy magazine, ‘Economy India’.