ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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J P Naik

August 30 in Pune, the country's academic world has lost a doyen of educational thinkers and organisers of the post-independence period and social scientists their greatest friend and benefactor after the inception of the Indian Council of Social Science Research. His sad demise has snapped another link with the pre-indepen- dence past with its tradition of selfless hard work for a cause, of intense consideration for the common man and of old-world charm, grace and kindliness.

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