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Industrialist Siddharth Shriram's zest for life: A son remembers

A writer on a wide variety of issues as a result of his interest in creating construct­ive debate for challenges facing India, he was instrumental in founding Delhi Policy Group

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Siddharth Shriram
Initially intent on being a journalist, founding a magazine called Angles, it was a passion that remained for life

My father was born in the Dilli of 1945; a grandson of Raja Jwala Prasad and Lala Shriram, and son of Sumitra Charat Ram and Lala Charat Ram – a unique confluence of families at a special time in India. These families contributed to the civil services, academia, arts and culture, industrialisation, business and philanthropy; all believed they had a civil contract with society. To serve and to serve well.

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First Published: Tue, June 01 2021. 02:25 IST

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