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Millions Scramble to Swap Scrapped Indian Currency

Housewife Tripta Bareja is among millions of Indians who stood in snaking lines outside banks on Thursday as they scrambled to swap high value currency notes, which have been scrapped in a sudden move aimed at rooting out graft.    The resident of Gurgaon near New Delhi arrived at her neighborhood bank at 8.30 am -- an hour and a half before it opened after shutting for a day to stock currency.    Like countless others, Bareja is short of money to stock up on...

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