ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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LUSAKA- Shadows over the Summit

September 19, 1970 perls at the Centre and the State. In reality, the conflict is not legal, but political. The place of the sugar industry in UP politics is crucial Every major party is financed by it. What is worse, some political leaders draw veritable privy purses from the sugar magnates. The postponement of a decision on the industry's nationalisation was, therefore, inevitable since every major political party needs funds for 1972.

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