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Powerful regions threaten India reforms

Is India's economic growth being undermined by its politics?

Without a majority, the Congress party has to rely on a number of small regional party leaders who are growing in stature and influence.

One of these leaders is Mamata Banerjee who heads the government in West Bengal and has just been named by Time magazine as one of the hundred most influential people in the world.

Sanjoy Majumder reports.

  • 30 Apr 2012