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Mumbai’s original inhabitants fear world’s tallest statue

23 February 2017   |   4:24 am
Mumbai's traditional Koli community, who depend on fishing for their livelihoods, fear the decision to build the world's tallest statue just off the coast could threaten their centuries-old existence.


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Kamala Mills fire kills 12 in Central Mumbai.
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21 Jul 2018
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India set to unveil world’s tallest statue.
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13 Jul 2019
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21 Sep 2020
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13 Oct 2020
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