Sashi Reddi is Managing Partner of SRI Capital, an early stage venture capital fund. He lost Rs. 25,000 in high value notes because he could not come back to India in time to deposit them.
Demonetization, in the final analysis, is not really about demonetization. It is the willingness to accept the dire straits we are in, and showing that we are prepared to now do whatever it takes to catch up with the rest of the world.