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Modern Review January 1953


The Expert Committee was appointed in July 1952 under the Chairmanshop of Sardar Man Singh to review the work done and suggest manures for the improvement of the regime of the Ifonghly. [...] The Commission was also to report on the street of the Damodar Valley Project on the wateroupply in the llooghly. [...] In the next stage it it proposed to cut across channels from the Bhagirathi to the Jahuntl the Mathabbauga and the water-courses of the 24. [...] This will lead to vastly Increased food production and will not only improve the efficiency of the Cakuttai Port but will also result in the development of the whole of West Bengal with direct benefit to the contiguous States of Bihar and Assam and even Uttar Pradesh. [...] That the importance of this scheme regarding Wend navigation and transport and the resuscitation of the Pbrt of Calcutta cannot be over-emphasised is proved by the following reports : Preblems relating to navigation in the Brahunapntrs and the Gang.
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i-vii Kedarnath Chatterji view
1-20 unknown view
Population Planning in India
21-32 C.B. Mamoria view
Two Recent Indications of West Bengal’s Economic Decay
33-37 Bimalchandra Sinha view
The Last General Election in West Bengal
37-40 D.N. Banerji view
Kashmir Problem—The Constitutional Aspect
41-44 A.K. Ghoshal view
India and The Moslem World
44-46 Chandikaprasad Banrji view
Burmese Independence and After
47-49 Sudhanshu Mookerji view
Suggestions for the Improvement of Chatuspathi Education in India
50-52 J.B. Chowdhury view
Madras The City of the First Enlish Church in India
53-57 K.N. Mehrotra view
58-60 Roger Butterfield view
A Nineteenth Century Marriage in Northern India
60-63 Harbansh Singh view
A Note on a Political Crime of 1856
63-64 S.B. Chaudhury view
South Africa—Land of Gold and Discord
64-66 John Sayre view
D.H. Lowrence
66-68 K.C. Peter view
Book Reviews
69-73 unknown view
Indian Periodicals
74-80 unknown view
Foreign Periodicals
81-85 unknown view