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The artist behind ‘Ashok Stambh’ on top of the new Parliament building

When he was young, he made ‘gharonda’ (house) from wet sand during the rainy season after class. He never imagined that one day he would make ‘moort-roop’ (statues) of heroes from metal cast against national emblems. He was not discouraged by his parents to play in the wet mud. Her father, a school teacher, asked her to join an art …

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