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

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SPORTS-Olympic Myth

THE minister of state for sports magnanimously anhounced in parliament during the debate on our Olympic disaster that the government would be willing to ban ail participation in international competitions for a period, if that was the parliamentary consensus. And such is the government's concern for the falling standards in sports that it has promptly announced a new sports policy. Yet it does not seem to have occurred to anyone that our sports disaster is a telling comment on the deteriorating quality of every aspect of social and economic life.

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