‘Who has been the most powerful Indian Prime Minister: Narendra Modi or Indira Gandhi?’

On day 15 of #ReadInstead litfest, journalists Sagarika Ghose and Rajdeep Sardesai discuss the similarities and dissimilarities between the two prime ministers.


Sardesai has authored books like Newsman: Tracking India in the Modi Era and 2014: The Election that Changed India.

Meanwhile, Ghosh’s biography of former Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, Indira: India’s Most Powerful Prime Minister is slated to be made into a film.

The #ReadInstead campaign was set up in response to the lockdown people are living through because of the coronavirus.

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The online literary festival will include some of Juggernaut’s biggest authors and consist of conversations, workshops, competitions, masterclasses and more.