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UP: Nearly 800 Valmikis 'embrace' Islam in Rampur to save homes from demolition

On April 14, the day when the nation marked Dr BR Ambedkar's 124th birth anniversary, around 800 people belonging to the Valmiki community in Uttar Pradesh's Rampur allegedly 'converted' to Islam in a last ditch attempt to save their houses from demolition.

Apr 15, 2015, 10:43 AM IST