Paraspar webinar by Uday Balakrishnan @ 4pm

Paraspar, an initiative of the Office of Communications (OoC) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), is a platform for conversations about knowledge systems, particularly science.

Invites you to a webinar series on
Understanding India

In this series, experts from different fields of human endeavour will provide their insights into some of the lesser discussed facets of India.

Governance in India (Poster)

Abstract:  The lecture will foreground some of the key issues and challenges to governance in India in their contemporary and historical context. It will focus on how the Government of India works and relates to the people. Drawing from his UG-IISc humanities course “Introduction to Governance in India”, the speaker will elaborate on the defense and security situation, COVID-19 and the government’s response including vaccinations, economic consequences of the lockdown, measures to restore the economy and developments.

Speaker: Uday Balakrishnan
Guest Instructor-Humanities
Undergraduate Programme
Indian Institute of Science

Date: 28 June 2021 (Monday)

Time: 4.00 pm

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All are welcome

For any queries, please contact Dr. Bitasta Das (, Office of Communications, Indian Institute of Science.