Interview number: 185
Interviewer: Shanker, Uma
Interview date: 1973-01-07
Length 104 minutes
Condition notes: Microphone noise, otherwise clean
Shriman Narayan, politician and author, explains the rationale behind many of the social, educational, political and economic developments of the years before and after Independence, and describes his contributions to some of them.
Coverage notes: educational reform, Nai Talim; Hindi, rashtra bhasha; Planning Commission; Bhoodan, Gramdan, Gram Daans; Segaon, Sevagram; Sakseria Commerce college; Panchayat; Bombay Plan; Gandhian ideology; Constituent Assembly; Constitution; Five Year Plans; ambar charkha; family planning; Shastri; Mahendra; Nepal, China; Telangana, padyatra; Gandhi, Nehru; Raghuvira dictionaries; 1936-1972