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‘Color coding in Indian Passport could lead to discrimination against poor and illiterate workers’

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(G.N.S) Dt. 16 New Delhi In India, the rich and poor inhabit vastly different worlds. Now, many fear, new government rules will deepen that divide with different-colored passports. On Friday, India’s Foreign Ministry issued new rules saying that citizens who require emigration checks will now carry orange passports, while those who don’t will carry blue ones. The new orange passports are supposed to protect vulnerable laborers from exploitation abroad, but

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