A thinker, writer & public speaker on democracy, governance, geopolitics and security. He has spelled out a vision of Indocracy that promises a more humane and harmonious social, economic and political order with a dynamic and resilient framework of rule of law. It envisions more reliable governance -security structures and processes for pursuit of universal & equitable access to security, dignity and opportunities for people across all divides, than the present model of Western democracy. It focuses on building a trust-driven social order with optimal focus on persuasion and minimal use of coercion, to encourage initiative, industry and enterprise and harness these towards sustained comprehensive advancement of people and societies by a mutually empowering equilibrium between the two. Same principles it extends for building external security through smarter but cost-effective strategies to handle conflicts.