Origin ~ You cannot make economic progress without getting out of such thinking and otherwise Bihar will always remain a slum of India. Vinod Mishra, the eminent leftist and Gopal Krishnan of Tata Sons were both products of the same engineering college around the same era. Vinod Mishra could not get out of his background and Gopal Krishnan joined Hindustan Lever in Marketing.
It must have been about 1968/69. Was posted in Nashik. And at that time soap oil was delivered to the grocer by a big wheeled bullock cart. And Gopal Krishnan behind the bullock cart. Suddenly someone in Nashik caught sight of an acquaintance and he hid behind the wheels of the bullock cart.
‘ What will people say ‘ 😂😂 After passing out from IIT, shops are selling soap and oil. 😂😂😂 But this thing is different that in India there is no starting job more difficult than Unilever in sales and marketing.(indian origin)