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The Unwanted of Assam

The Unwanted of Assam GPD RAJIV GANDHI is surely going at problems in a manner befitting the twentyfirst century. He is also going at them in a computer-like manner. Press the button and the necessary accord will flash itself on the screen. The Assam accord is in keeping with that style. There was high drama and tension in the capital throughout the night of the 14th and 15th of August. Those who frequent that charming near-European looking city tell us this. We have it on good authority. It is not as though some stories were made out for the Press, these friends tell us. The details of the accord were, in fact, being thrashed out till the early hours of the morning. Which were these details which needed such a last-minute sorting out we wondered, but these friends declined to enlighten us on that score. Anyway, as all of us heard the dynamic, young Prime Minister telling us, the accord on Assam has been reached. One more problem has been got out of the way.

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