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SINGAPORE-Friendship without Commitment

terrible sufferings to one-third of the population of the city and paralysed it for over a fortnight. Normalcy is still not within sight. The official estimate is that the total loss because of the heavy rains and floods has been of the order of about Rs 400 crores. This estimate does not take into account losses due to closure of shops, factories and educational and other institutions. The Chief Minister has belatedly stated that the Fourth Plan will be reoriented towards flood control.

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