‘A Crusade against corruption is going to happen in India. This is the title of a book, written by Manohar Manoj, who is a senior journalist. This book comprises two volumes having about 800 pages in it. This book encompasses in it every aspect of corruption, which gets start from numerous meaning and definitions of corruption and then it brings all possible world history and then its prevalence in various forms of governments.
This book is usually focused on India, so it has carried corruption from very ancient period of the country to until now. This book has compiled all the revealed scandals and scams. Apart from this, this book presents all forms of structural corruption persisting in the country, in various organs of democracy followed by various ministries of governance. This book tells us how the corruption is precipitated in many sectors, institutions and professions.
Manohar Manoj, the author of the book, is currently the editor and publisher of a magazine, namely, ‘Economy India’.
Mr. Manoj says he has spent almost a 15-year time span in giving shape to this work and has touched almost all the dimensions of the problems of corruption. This book has vehemently criticized the modalities of the prevention mechanism of the corruption eradication undertaken by the Govt. of India. The book also presents all the mass movements related to public resentment against corruption. Apart from this, the book depicts the various sorts of public opinions and perspectives on corruption that he has accomplished through his massive survey works. Mr. Manoj has taken a holistic perspective in producing the comprehensive treatise on the subject ‘Corruption’.
This book gives encyclopedic snapshots on the issue of corruption which impresses upon the people that India needs a huge churning of thoughts towards the subject of corruption. This process requires a complete moral overhauling, a complete remaking of institutions, utmost use of technology, a mammoth policy driven system and fully accountable governance. It has to go through all kinds of checks and balances with high degree of systemic precision. Author has touched every possible aspect of corruption thoroughly justifying his study initiative on this book.
The author regards his book as an all-inclusive exercise on the topic of corruption, which contains high degree of propensity, insights, concerns, observations and wholehearted honest commitment towards the issues of corruption.