Here’s what young Indians really want from life

Urvashi Kapila, 19, a college student, poses for a picture at her college campus in New Delhi March 7, 2014. Urvashi, who will be voting for the first time in the upcoming general elections, said the elections will witness the largest youth participation to date and will herald a new kind of politics which she hopes would be a more transparent government. She is among more than 100 million registered new voters, who will cast their ballots when the world's biggest democracy holds a general election that will run from April 7 to May 12. Picture taken March 7, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee (INDIA - Tags: ELECTIONS POLITICS EDUCATION) - GM1EA3S0DYR01

"India’s young population is its most valuable asset and most pressing challenge." Image: REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

Suchi Kedia
Community Specialist, Regional Agenda - India and South Asia, World Economic Forum
Sriram Gutta
Head, India and Deputy Head, South Asia, World Economic Forum
Terri Chapman
Associate Fellow, Observer Research Foundation
Vidisha Mishra
Associate Fellow, Observer Research Foundation
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