4,00,000 starry-eyed Indians, we are informed, applied for the Civil Services this year. How many of them know, we wonder, that the successful among them will pant up Benog Hill one day, fall like a sack of bricks from Dara’s saddle the next and be pulverised by an irate I.T.B.P. black belt on the third? Shall we disabuse them? Shall we tell the 4,00,000 what lies in stores for the fortunate few?

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