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Letter to BS: Pradhan's announcement on CNG stations is a positive signal

Major changes require dreaming big and setting the bar higher. It needs support from all stakeholders

The Rs 100-billion wager

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It is sad that your editorial (30 July) looks at only the dark and negative side of the government’s audacious plan to stop production of all petrol and diesel vehicles by 2030. Coming from an opinion making and highly respected economic daily, it is bound to create serious doubts in the thinking of the people and will further erode the chances of success of this programme that promises huge long term benefits of containing pollution and mitigating the deadly march of climate change. A strong media can seriously alter public opinion and you — I am sorry to say —are

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First Published: Jul 30 2019 | 10:36 PM IST

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