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growth rate in agriculture envisaged under the Fourth Plan, Government has gone out of its way to accommodate private sector enterprise in fertilisers. The Birla enterprise under Zuari Chemicals is strikingly one such. (See 'Fertiliser at Any Cost?', February 21, p 352,) The fertiliser industry has been slow to grow in relation to demand and sizeable amounts have had to be spent in foreign exchange for import. So, in 1966, under the Ministership of Asoka Mehta, there was a deliberate attempt to rope in the private sector

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