Dear Mani I am really moved by your comments on your blog about orrissa. With the huge natural resources and given other potential where do they lack? Natural disaster may be one but then that is not the be all and end all. I having been in orrissa for a while feel guys there are lethargic.Right from the top. Casual about things adapted to simple way of life. They do not seem to know their value. Well Orissa on an average is despatching atleast 10 IAS every year what are those guys doing? They should take up the welfare. The forests and wild life and the hill stations. wow. lots can be done. Let a world bank team visit personally dep into it and do something about .