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

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NAGALAND- Why the NNO Lost

 begins to gather. Get things done is all very well, but in not too long A span of time one has to decide what things and how. For example, collection of revenues is a good morale booster for the administrators but what about land reforms? Or, procurement of rice is excellent not only for Andhra but also the nation but what about the unconscionable and utterly intolerable rise in prices? What about unemployment? What about development? What about the implementation of the Six- Point Formula? What about removal of regional disparities? On these and a host of other related and crucial problems the 'pragmatic' Chief Minister does not appear to have anything resembling a systematic approach. After all, the economic and political philosophy of pragmatism is essentially that of laissez faire.

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