Mukesh Ambani hugs Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi at the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit—PTI

Mukesh Ambani hugs Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi at the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit—PTI

Mukesh Ambani hugs Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi at the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit—PTI

Now that the protests are fizzling out, it’s worth asking what exactly they managed to accomplish. I see two major effects.