Q. “The Planned Economy of India” book was written by which of the following?

[A] M. Visvesvaraya

[B] N.R. Sarkar

[C] B. R. Ambedkar

[D] Jawaharlal Nehru

Answer: A

Explanation: The credit of proposing the first blueprint of Indian planning is given to the popular civil engineer and the ex-Dewan of the Mysore state, M. Visvesvaraya.

In his book The Planned Economy of India, published in 1934, he outlined the broad contours of his plan proposal.

Source: Ramesh Singh