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Memories of Saumitra

Saumitra Chaudhuri's passing away evoked many memories of a long association

Subir Gokarn 

Saumitra Chaudhuri’s passing away evoked many memories of a long association. In the summer of 1981, immediately after our MA exams were over, my batchmate Trichur Ganesh and I heard about summer jobs being offered in the Bureau of Industrial Costs and Prices (BICP). Long story short, we were hired as “consultants”, which was basically a catch-all designation for temporary employees at all levels. We were seated in a large room, which also had a couple of semi-private spaces, one of which was occupied by Saumitra. We were working on the cement industry; I can’t ...

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