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Retired armyman commits suicide over OROP, Rahul flays PM

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The suicide by an army veteran over OROP today snowballed into a huge political show with Rahul Gandhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and other opposition leaders attacking the Modi government on the issue while there was high drama after police ...
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