Country of Paradoxes

I live in country of paradoxes.

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There was a cyclone warning and more then 750000 people were moved to cyclone shelters from there huts.With wind speed upto 200kms/hr only 36 died thought nearly 12 million people were affected. Meteorological science development was for all to see. Our forecasts were more specific then US or European estimates. Kudos!

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However nearly 115 people died in a stampede just two days later while trying to visit a temple. Police blamed it on rush to visit the temple.

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Latest is Government is trying to dig gold from a place beneath an old fort after a Holy Man sees a dream in which the King Raja Ram Bux Singh, who was hanged in 1858. So what comes before science or a holy man’s dream.

Anyway if Gold is found then we will have a tussle between state government and centre. Descendents of the King will not be far behind for sure.

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