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Calcutta Diary

the partitioned land must continue to con Calcutta Diary centrate on liberating the masses from the shackles of feudalism and medievalism. The AM young people must be with the people, their CALCUTTA is somewhat of a backwater. The news happens, a thousand kilometers away, in the nation's capital. Throughout April, the news from New Delhi has had a consistent murkiness: those who are in command of this polity have reached, or are about to reach, the very lowest depths, those who live by corruption are dying by it. The story breaks bit by bit, with a murky consistency, every day. From the backwaters of Calcutta, one reads and listens about the unfolding events. A cloud of listlessness descends. Was this the denouement the nation was waiting for, was this, was this the face that launched a thousand ships...?

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