Excerpt from India Abroad newspaper story dated February 13, 2004

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Asked about the timing of his latest email, Sirohi said that he had told Columbia President Lee Bollinger ahead of the emails.

"In October 2003, I suggested to Columbia's President Bollinger that exposure was coming and that I was putting up a web site" Sirohi wrote to India Abroad. " In January 2004 I sent these emails to inform certain people of the upcoming web site."
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