Wednesday, October 3, 2001, Chandigarh, India





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Gandhi’s statue desecrated
Hyderabad, October 2
A statue of Mahatma Gandhi was vandalised by suspected activists PWG at the Bheemgal market area in Nizamabad district of Andhra Pradesh last night. The extremists damaged the legs of the life-size statue and removed the iron rods bordering the statue, Bheemgal station Inspector said. UNI

Kabir Puraskar
New Delhi, October 2
The government today decided to confer the Kabir Puraskar (Grade C) for this year on Mohammad Farid Mazahiri for saving Anand Valmiki from Muslim rioters last December in Saharanpur district. PTI

 

 

 

 

 

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