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

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NEW DELHI-Treading Softly

NEW DELHI Treading Softly THE most remarkable feature of the annual session of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry last weekend was the spirit of accommodation and sweet reasonableness towards the government that leaders of business and industry displayed. This was probably best expressed by N K Somani, a former Swatantra MP, when he said : "I have been attacking the government in the past, but I will not do so now." Indian businessmen have always shown an admirable capacity to adjust their thoughts and sights to the prevailing political reality. The results of the last Lok Sabha elections appear to have overwhelmed and subdued them. They are now anxious to adjust their functioning to the changed political situation, though, of course, they will do everything they can to fashion and influence political and administrative decision- making

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