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When Dr. Zakir Husain was almost killed in riots at Jalandhar in August, 1947

(Dr. Zakir Husain (1897-1969) got almost killed in August 1947 at Jalandhar — but for the help he got from

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1970 Maharashtra Riots : Read How ‘The Times’ covered It – A Reproduction

On Rashid’s first day at school the other boys took down his trousers to see if he was circumcised and ever since no one has played with him . . . “you’re a Muslim”.

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