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Hot As Hell: A Profile of Dhanbad

Year: 2006-07
Tags: Dhanbad / mafia / workers

Hot As Hell: A Profile of Dhanbad describes the mafia of the region and the hold that criminal gangsters have on the lives of workers. This segment profiles the lives of well-known mafia dons of Dhanbad and includes an exclusive interview with a trade union leader who some would describe as the current mafia boss of the area. This section also includes interviews with government officials who tried to take on the might of the mafia by instituting criminal cases against them.

Date posted: June 3, 2016Last modified: June 3, 2016Posted byParanjoy Guha Thakurta
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