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Press in India

Dark Corners THE Bangla bandh on December 22 was more or less a standardised specimen of the by now patented brand, but distinguished from others only by some of its bizarre qualities. Called by the state Congress (1) to condemn the murder of Ramzan Ali, a Forward Bloc MLA, in the MLAs' Hostel in Calcutta, the bandh was pointedly opposed by the Forward Bloc itself, along with, of course, the Left Front spokespersons.

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