ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Freeing the Ganga Waters

Indu Bharti Bihar has finally abolished the 'panidari' system by which fisher folk and others plying their trade on a long stretch of the Ganga in Bhagalpur district had to pay debilitating taxes to overlords who claimed to 'own' the waters since Mughal times.

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