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Indian workers head home from Saudi

Saudi Arabia employs around two million Indian expatriate workers, but since the implementation of a new labour policy droves of migrant workers have been returning home.

The new law makes it mandatory for all Saudi companies to reserve 10% of jobs for Saudi nationals - leaving many Indian workers jobless.

Salman Ravi travelled to the southern state of Kerala to find out about the impact of this policy back in India.

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