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Weeks Before Modi’s ‘Tribute’, Protesting Kumbh Sanitation Workers Were Detained

Sanitation workers demanding better wages were picked up by the police and threatened with being booked under the National Security Act. New Delhi: On Sunday, after taking a dip in the Ganga in Allahabad, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ‘honoured’ sanitation workers employed to keep the grounds, roads and toilets of the Kumbh mela area clean. He felicitated […]