Prateek Sibal is a Charpak Fellow at Sciences Po, Paris and pursues studies in Public Policy with interest in Politics, Economics and Technology. He has worked with Members of Parliament in India as a LAMP Fellow and holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from VIT University, Vellore.
The case for transfer of power from Centre to the state has been made by all political parties at different points in time and is more a matter of political will than consensus. What is less talked about is the role of municipal corporations and the value that they add to governance in Delhi. I argue for merging the municipal corporations with the state government.