India wakes up today morning with the knowledge that all the currency notes they have in the twin denominations of Rs.500 and Rs.1,000 have been demonetised.
Years after the fall of its twin towers this very day is forgotten, as America is busy counting votes, Indians are busy counting notes. Ironically, the twin syndrome still seems to haunt us, for us it is the fall of the twin currency, the two biggest denomination notes which dominated the cash transactions in this country since a long time.
Lauded by most, ridiculed by some, this sudden move has even left some spellbound in shock and disbelief. But let me be candid to say that the move has taken the nation by surprise.
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