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An Unusual Civil Servant-A Tribute to L K Jha

An Unusual Civil Servant-A Tribute to L K Jha

A Tribute to L K Jha LAKSHMl KANT JHA who died last month after a brief illness was perhaps the only person who enjoyed the confidence of Jawaharlal Nehru, Lal Bahadur Shastri, Indira Gandhi, Morarji Desai and Rajiv Gandhi. A civil servant, he put in a stint as ambassador to the US, was governor of the Reserve Bank of India and also governor of a sensitive state like Jammu and Kashmir for a long period. He had to be a remarkable person to be equally well regarded by successive regimes.

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