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Calcutta Diary

AM It may take a couple of months, or a couple of years, but a revulsion is bound to set in, for inflation hurts, joblessness hurts and the aggravation of inequalities between regions, classes and groups has harsh real life implications, To hand the country back to capitalist colonisers is anti-history. It is also wretchedly bad economics, as finance ministers will learn, in due course, to their cost APPLAUD him for his stamina, praise him for his gumption. At the completion of his one hundred thirty-five minutes long budget speech, which he has dedicated to the memory of Rajiv Gandhi, the finance minister turns his attention toward the direction of opposition leaders. Stop politicising economic issues, he admonishes them.

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