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AGRICULTURAL LABOUR-Implementation, Still the Achilles Heel

industry of pollution control, and the extent to which therefore it has to be introduced through compulsion as against voluntary effort.
The cost question was, however, raised by B D Nag Choudhury, chairman of the National Committee on Environmental Planning and Co-ordination. Nag Choudhury observed that, because of the costs involved in all this, many political leaders and industrialists tended to shy away from their responsibilities: "It is much easier to let our neighbours or our children pay the costs of the damage that we do". But no civilisation can survive or its industries make progress if its leaders do not reckon with the larger interests of society to which they belong. He said that one of the ways of reducing casts would be to adopt co-operative management of industrial effluents. In Baroda, under the sponsorship of the Gujarat Government, industries there

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