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Mourning in Mumbai

Published November 19. 2012 4:00AM
Rajanish Kakade/AP Photo
Indian mourners gather beside a truck carrying the body of Hindu hardline Shiv Sena party leader Bal Thackeray during his funeral Sunday in Mumbai, India. Hundreds of thousands of supporters filled the streets of Mumbai for the funeral of Thackeray, a Hindu extremist leader linked to waves of mob violence against Muslims and migrant workers in India. Thackeray died Saturday after an illness of several weeks. He was 86.

Indian mourners gather beside a truck carrying the body of Hindu hardline Shiv Sena party leader Bal Thackeray during his funeral Sunday in Mumbai, India. Hundreds of thousands of supporters filled the streets of Mumbai for the funeral of Thackeray, a Hindu extremist leader linked to waves of mob violence against Muslims and migrant workers in India. Thackeray died Saturday after an illness of several weeks. He was 86.

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