Mail Today had expose last week of a major research projects, ‘Towards Freedom’, has been going on for 43 years and crores of rupees spend on it, and with no outcome; further this may be just the tip of the iceberg. More shocking irregularity lies in how some well-known historians have taken ICHR for a ride, in the name of the ‘Translation Project. While the books of these eminent historians have got published in several vernacular languages, there are more than 224 manuscripts which couldn’t see the light of day, even after the ICHR spent lakhs of rupees on translating them.
- OurVoice WeRIndia
- 27 Jul 2015