It Won’t Be Easy For India To Log In To Central Asia’s Energy Story
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the Central Asian Republics has evoked much interest in India. Civilisational links and cultural commonalities apart, the prospect of a seat for India at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation high table does warrants excitement. After all, being at the high table is protection against ending up on the menu. Jokes apart, what seems to fire up the public imagination in energy-starved India are the possible energy ties that might emerge from this visit.