A boy dives into the Arabian Sea in Mumbai as a banner for India's ruling Congress party featuring vice president Rahul Gandhi is erected. Photo: AP A boy dives into the Arabian Sea in Mumbai as a banner for India's ruling Congress party featuring vice president Rahul Gandhi is erected. Photo: AP
A boy dives into the Arabian Sea in Mumbai as a banner for India's ruling Congress party featuring vice president Rahul Gandhi is erected. Photo: AP

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A boy dives into the Arabian Sea in Mumbai as a banner for India's ruling Congress party featuring vice president Rahul Gandhi is erected. Photo: AP A boy dives into the Arabian Sea in Mumbai as a banner for India's ruling Congress party featuring vice president Rahul Gandhi is erected. Photo: AP
A boy dives into the Arabian Sea in Mumbai as a banner for India's ruling Congress party featuring vice president Rahul Gandhi is erected. Photo: AP
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