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Lenin with Profit

Lenin with Profit Nireekshak PANKAJ SHARMA's tragic death, in Bhutan, adds a sombre footnote to an otherwise successful Press coverage of the President's tour of the Himalayan kingdom. It is not often that newspapermen from India have opportunities of observing and reporting on life in the landlocked regions to our north, Sik- kim, particularly, has been something of a closed book for journalists. Few newspapers have shown the enterprise to send their own correspondents to these areas to ferret out information. But the Press alone is not to blame for the singular lack of communication.

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