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Taken for a Ride

breakthrough, the state must exploit to the full its power potential and must establish an extensive irrigation network. To bring all this about, it needs additional funds, Whore can Assam obtain such funds unless it could get, by way of royalty on its crude, substantially more than the present pittance of Rs 6 crores per annum? It is, however, the hint of the further message implicit in the Chief Minister's statement which cries out for attention.

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