ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Recalling Partition

In the words of Mohammad Sultan, the revenue records in the state, as in most other places, "are in a mess. Highly aggregative information is collected by using obsolete methods" His plea for decentralisation of data collection is reinforced by Sreemay Basu of the School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi, who forcefully argues for the direct control of the pan- chayats "over the sources of information of all kinds".

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