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Of Holy Cows and Sacred Science

to -undertake all aspects of rehabilitation, including building houses for every one. The affected people will be empowered to undertake it themselves. Once this message is given, then the clamour for shifting will decline and the task can be handled at ease and speed, otherwise it will become a totally insuperable problem. The government should not give impression that the new place is safe and the old is dangerous. Problems of mental and physical health and debris clearance needs to be handled imaginatively and with a sense of service. Even now people arc slowly reconciling themselves to the reality and are seeing the wisdom of staying in the old village.

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