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Indian Nobel Peace laureate’s medal stolen in home burglary

Kailesh Satyarthi

By: Eastern Eye Staff

Thieves broke into the New Delhi home of India’s 2014 Nobel Peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi, and stole a replica of his prize medal, police said on Tuesday (7). Police official Romil Baniya said the replica was stolen from the south Delhi home of the children’s rights activist in an early morning burglary. “We have launched an investigation to nab the culprits,” said Baniya, a deputy commissioner of police in the Indian capital. Other gifts and certificates besides the replica were also stolen, said Rakesh Senger, director of the Bachpan Bachao Andolan, the movement started by Satyarthi, who is travelling overseas…

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