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Anti-Rushdie Disturbances in Bombay

Anti-Rushdie Disturbances in Bombay Asghar Ali Engineer The recent anti-Rushdie violence in Bombay was completely avoidable: there was, in the first place no need for the bandh call since India had already banned the controversial book; the police need not have banned the morcha; and, most certainly, the excessive use of force was entirely unwarranted.

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