Civil society under siege

 GS Paper 2  Syllabus: Governance – The role of NGOs, SHGs, various groups and associations, donors, charities, institutions and other stakeholders.   Source: TH   Context: The article highlights the threat to India’s civic space, emphasizing the impact on progressive organizations.   What are CSOs? These are non-state, not-for-profit, voluntary entities formed by people in the social …