Growing in stature

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Growing in stature
pranabda’s special stand

I  have seen vast, perhaps unbelievable, changes during the journey that has brought me from the flicker of a lamp in a small Bengal village to the chandeliers of Delhi. I am comfortable at the height where destiny has put me.” This was an eloquent Pranab Mukherjee, the President of India, talking about his arrival in Delhi and his subsequent political success. No, doubt destiny plays a vital role and this has seen him reach the heights as a politician. But his physical height is proving to be of some bother wherever he goes to deliver a lecture.

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