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Are officers 'public servants 'or masters of public?

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Asked by Durgesh Bakshi, 01 Apr '10 11:02 pm
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They are Masters of public. The name public servant is misnomer because our system of administration is colonial. As such officers represent the rulers and not the ruled. That is why Collector is considered king of the district.
Answered by Prashant, 01 Apr '10 11:06 pm

 
  
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They are servants to the section of the public that has enough clout to access them.
Answered by A Moin, 01 Apr '10 11:05 pm

 
  
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Most officers are not masters nor servants . They are mere PUPPETS in the hand of political masters.
Answered by Sunil Dodeja, 04 Apr '10 12:28 pm

 
  
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Officially they are servants of people, but in actual practice, they are masters of all
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 02 Apr '10 12:24 pm

 
  
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Your paid governers who put your house in order.
Answered by bhaskara rao, 02 Apr '10 10:35 am

 
  
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In democracy he is servant as he serve the public, in serving one has to rule. A sweeper is swiping the room in that process he can ask not to enter the room for that time so for that period, would you call him Master? Thus for that period he is...
Answered by rajendra partap sinha, 02 Apr '10 09:15 am

 
  
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Public servants first & then Masters of public
Answered by sudesh, 02 Apr '10 06:22 am

 
  
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Public servants? My god they are thinking that they are from some other planets!!!!!!!!!
Answered by hitler, 01 Apr '10 11:18 pm

 
  
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Public servants not private servants
Answered by RSehgal, 01 Apr '10 11:06 pm

 
  
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They are public servants....bu show off as masters........
Answered by Anil khare, 01 Apr '10 11:03 pm

 
  
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