Modi sticks to India’s nuclear path

  title={Modi sticks to India’s nuclear path},
  author={Rajesh Rajagopalan},
  journal={International Politics},
  • R. Rajagopalan
  • Published 2 June 2021
  • Political Science
  • International Politics
India’s nuclear policy has remained far steadier under the Modi government than initial rhetoric from his party suggested or what many observers feared. In this essay, three aspects of India’s nuclear policy under the Modi government are examined: India’s nuclear arsenal, its nuclear doctrine, and its nuclear diplomacy. Each of these show that Indian policy has continued to develop along the same axis as the preceding governments. India’s nuclear armory has increased, but gradually, and there… 


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