Swadeshi: Origin, Rationale and Relevance

The concept of Swadeshi or self-sufficiency rose to prominence during the Indian freedom struggle. Is this concept relevant in any form or manner to today’s India or is it contradictory to India’s policies? Justify your answer.

Brief History of Banking in India: 2

Central Bank of India was dreams come true of Sir Sorabji Pochkhanawala, founder of the Bank. Sir Pherozeshah  Mehta was the first Chairman of this Bank. Many more Indian banks were established between 1906-1911. This was the era of the Swadeshi Movement in India. Some of the banks are Bank of India, Corporation Bank, Indian Bank,