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This Father's Day, Meet Achievers' Dads

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"Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventurers, storytellers and singers of song." 

Fathers are also much more -- they are an inspiration to their children and many achievers have reached great heights because of the hard work and sacrifice of their dads. On Father's Day, we have featured some great Indian achievers and their fathers. Check this ClipBook and get inspired.   

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