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500 homes of migrants burned in Indian village

An armed mob of 300 Indian people burned down about 500 homes of Nepalese and Bangladeshi migrant workers in the northeast village of Saglmang, near Imphal, during the night, the Press Trust of India said Wednesday. About 2,500 people were left homeless and an unknown number injured. Indians and migrants have clashed for several days in Imphal, where 3,000 migrants were evacuated Monday.

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