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Marathas on the rampage as India’s jobs crisis deepens

India’s financial capital Mumbai came to a standstill on Wednesday and witnessed violent protests following a blockade by the politically active Maratha community. The Marathas dominate the state of Maharashtra, where the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) leads a coalition government. The agitation is a headache for the ruling party on several counts. Currently, the tension […]