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The Small in Politics

in his opinion Eastern Bengal was likely to be a great embarrassment to Pakistan''. H S Suhrawardy and Sarat Chandra Bose tried to keep Bengal united and independent of India and Pakistan but failed. Kiran Shankar Roy agreed with them but, as Mountbatten reported on June 5, Roy "had been unable to persuade the Congress High Command to allow Bengal to vote for independence''.

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