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India’s new PM Narendra Modi vows to clean up Ganges River

By Agence France-Presse
Saturday, May 17, 2014 16:23 EDT
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India’s Modi vows to clean up Ganges (via AFP)

India’s prime minister-elect Narendra Modi on Saturday vowed to clean up the holy river Ganges, sacred to millions of Hindus but seeped in filth due to years of apathy and neglect. The Hindu nationalist leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party — who is…



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