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Northeastern Indian minority residents of Bangalore wait on the platform of the city railway station to board trains bound to Guwahati, to leave the city following rumours of communal violence against them, on August 16, 2012 in Bangalore. Thousands of Indians from the country's northeast fled southern cities after rumours they would be attacked by Muslims in reprisal for recent ethnic violence, officials said. AFP PHOTO/Manjunath KIRAN (Photo credit should read Manjunath Kiran/AFP/GettyImages)
Northeastern Indian minority residents of Bangalore wait on the platform of the city railway station to board trains bound to Guwahati, to leave the city following rumours of communal violence against them, on August 16, 2012 in Bangalore. Thousands of Indians from the country's northeast fled southern cities after rumours they would be attacked by Muslims in reprisal for recent ethnic violence, officials said. AFP PHOTO/Manjunath KIRAN (Photo credit should read Manjunath Kiran/AFP/GettyImages)

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Rumors of impending ethnic violence send thousands fleeing parts of India. CNN's Sumnima Udas reports.

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Rumors of impending ethnic violence send thousands fleeing parts of India. CNN's Sumnima Udas reports.