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On China frontier, old men handle law and order in India’s Arunachal Pradesh


GADGETS DO the job these days. But the armed forces often rely on a 78-year-old’s eyes and ears for information on the China frontier. As a long-time gaonbura (GB, village elder) of Mangang village, Dorjee Purba Chukla’s primary job is … Continue reading

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