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Shaktikanta Das is India's 'whatever it takes' banker

RBI governor should focus more on the central bank's core interests

| India
Shaktikanta Das must remain sympathetic to the market consensus.   © AP

Karan Mehrishi is an economics commentator based in India. He is the author of "The India Collective: What India is Really All About" and the forthcoming "The Making of Monetary Policy in India: Imagining the Future."

Reserve Bank of India Gov. Shaktikanta Das has the unenviable task of overseeing a worse economic catastrophe than those befalling any of his predecessors.

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