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18 October 2006

Daily News & Analysis / PTI

SITAMARHI — Watching the well-built and mustachioed Gaurishanker Singh pacing towards a village primary school in this district leads to trepidation among many onlookers, particularly those whose wards are studying there. The reason — a rifle slung across his shoulder. The "teacher" settles down nonchalantly on a seat in his classroom, but not his students. He begins to take the roll call, with the .315 calibre rifle resting besides him. Small students can sum up... (

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