Turning the page

As soon as his decision to quit Infosys as its HR Director became public, emails and text messages started pouring in. "I received about 300 mails and 200 text messages," says T.V. Mohandas Pai. Most of them were from distraught employees; one from Aruna read: "You are aware of the respect and admiration you command in many of us; we were broken-hearted and I think the immediate selfish response was ‘now who will understand me? What will I do, who will look after me?'"