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Less Than Golden

foreign exchange cannot be frittered away to get Food from abroad to feed them; the foreign exchange would be needed to import the equipment for the television network and perhaps for bringing in special surveillance kits, kits which make it possible to ensure- that the poor, even when denied food, do not dare indulge in any unbecoming hanky-panky against the government. There, will be more of gratuitous explanations : you cannot pick and choose between the poor; if you feed one, you have to feed them all; the country cannot afford that much of foreign exchange, it can however afford teeny- weeny gadgetry for the rich Let us then, you and I, enjoy the cricket test match. Meanwhile, let somebody take the trouble to teach the poor to stand still and not create any fuss even when they are without food; it simply is not cricket to create any fuss while a test match is on. The poor are being taught to stand still

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