From the Sunday Guardian:
|President of the NCIC, Deokienanan Sharma|
At the 10th anniversary celebrations of T&T’s Independence the former government secretly gave the National Council of Indian Culture (NCIC) $10,000 to carry out its events, with the promise not to make this fact public. The reason? According to president of the NCIC, Deokienanan Sharma, a 76-year-old civil engineer, the government did not consider East Indian culture part of the country’s cultural fabric.
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