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The Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India Limited

THE year 1977 was a turning point for the country's pattern of growth since planning commenced in 1951. In the new development strategy, which is on the anvil, not only is the growth objective to be pursued with renewed vigour but it is to be more effectively intertwined with employment. In con-sonance with a time bound programme for eradication of unemployment adopted by Government, employment intensive activities such as agriculture and rural development are to receive a special emphasis in the country's planning.

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