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'Coalgate' row: India police raid coal firms

Police in India have carried out raids across 10 cities as part of an investigation into alleged corruption in the allocation of coalfields.

Police searched the premises of five companies, which allegedly misrepresented facts prior to being allocated the coalfields.

Government officials and company employees are also under investigation.

The BBC's Sanjoy Majumder reports.

  • 04 Sep 2012
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