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Whilst facing a continuing COVID-19 crisis (only the US has recorded more cases), the Modi government in India is now facing another substantial problem- strikes and public protests.

Indian farmers continue to  protest against a set of new laws which they claim will threaten their livelihoods.

Another general strike is expected tomorrow – the previous strike on Nov. 26th saw 250 million Indian workers down tools for the day.

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