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Modi's Gujarat growth model might not work across India

Narendra Modi, Chief Minister of India's western state of Gujarat, gestures after taking his oath as chief minister during a swearing-in ceremony in Ahmedabad December 26, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave/Files

Narendra Modi, Chief Minister of India's western state of Gujarat, gestures after taking his oath as chief minister during a swearing-in ceremony in Ahmedabad December 26, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave/Files

Narendra Modi, Chief Minister of India's western state of Gujarat, gestures after taking his oath as chief minister during a swearing-in ceremony in Ahmedabad December 26, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave/Files
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Workers walk past a poster of Gujarat's Chief Minister Narendra Modi installed at the construction site of Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT) building at Gandhinagar, in Gujarat January 9, 2013. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Workers walk past a poster of Gujarat's Chief Minister Narendra Modi installed at the construction site of Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT) building at Gandhinagar, in Gujarat January 9, 2013. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Workers walk past a poster of Gujarat's Chief Minister Narendra Modi installed at the construction site of Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT) building at Gandhinagar, in Gujarat January 9, 2013. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Narendra Modi, chief minister of Gujarat, speaks during the inauguration ceremony of a gem and jewellery exhibition at Surat in Gujarat January 4, 2013. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Narendra Modi, chief minister of Gujarat, speaks during the inauguration ceremony of a gem and jewellery exhibition at Surat in Gujarat January 4, 2013. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Narendra Modi, chief minister of Gujarat, speaks during the inauguration ceremony of a gem and jewellery exhibition at Surat in Gujarat January 4, 2013. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Narendra Modi, Chief Minister of Gujarat, attends the meeting of the 57th National Development Council (NDC) in New Delhi December 27, 2012. REUTERS/B Mathur/Files

Narendra Modi, Chief Minister of Gujarat, attends the meeting of the 57th National Development Council (NDC) in New Delhi December 27, 2012. REUTERS/B Mathur/Files

Narendra Modi, Chief Minister of Gujarat, attends the meeting of the 57th National Development Council (NDC) in New Delhi December 27, 2012. REUTERS/B Mathur/Files
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