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India’s Move to Curb Black Money a ‘Disaster’ for Rural Women, Activists Say

By Rina Chandran MUMBAI, Nov 20 – India‘s move to withdraw high-value rupee bills from circulation to crack down on corruption and counterfeit currency has hurt rural women particularly hard, as most of them are outside the banking system, activists said. The shock currency move cancelling 500- and 1,000-rupee ($14.6) notes from circulation overnight, announced

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