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The Garibi-Hatao Debate-An Obituary Notice

The 'Garibi-Hatao' Debate An Obituary Notice Arun Shourie FOR quite a while the rich in India have been arguing about the best ways of helping the poor. It has truly been a Lincolnian debate : a debate of the rich, by the rich and for the rich. Attempts are now being made to defuse the issue. We are being reminded that banishing poverty is no easy matter. At first Morarji Desai was standing in the way. Later it was the old management of the banks. Later still it was the new management of the banks. Then the country was engulfed by refugees. Now nature

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