Economy Strong mandate to help the new government take hard decisions, says Shankar Sharma of First Global Updated : May 28, 2019 08:19 PM IST India seems to be in a slowdown mode on the headline numbers as well as corporate earnings. Market moves linked to elections will be violent either on the up or the downside. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.