Many seem to be taken aback that India will be the 3rd poorest nation in South Asia, behind Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka. They have not been paying attention to what was being done to India's economy in the last 6 years. And lots besides. https://scroll.in/latest/975743/india-to-slide-below-bangladesh-in-per-capita-growth-predicts-imf
This thread explains how we got here, and why we are likely to remain here for a while: https://twitter.com/tjoseph0010/status/1265871484183932928?s=20
How come Bangladesh's economy didn't collapse like ours did? Did they strike a special deal with Coronavirus? Did they bang their plates louder, or blow their conchs harder? Or did they have good leadership? Or is it that they just did NOT have reckless leadership?