Prof. Prakash C Sarangi, former Professor at the Department of Political Science, School of Social Sciences, University of Hyderabad (UoH) released a book titled “New Welfare Policy and Democratic Politics in India”, published by Routledge, London.

New Welfare Policy and Democratic Politics in India offers an analysis of India’s welfare policy during the last couple of decades. It looks at how welfare policy making is viewed as a function of party competition and voter mobilization, showing a gradual transformation of political clients into entitled citizens through which democratic politics in India has redefined its contemporary welfare discourse