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Water dispute rages in Bangalore, India

Updated 10:25 PM ET, Tue September 13, 2016
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A truck from the state of Tamil Nadu burns Monday, September 12, after pro-Karnataka activists set it afire in Bangalore. MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
An Indian activist stands beside a traffic blockade at a major connecting road during a statewide strike over water in Bangalore on September 9, 2016. MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Indian activists burn tires as they blockade traffic on a major connecting road during a statewide strike in Bangalore. MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Pro-Karnataka activists wave the Karnataka flag as they ride on an ox-drawn cart during a statewide strike in Bangalore. MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
An activist stands beside a traffic blockade at a major connecting road during a statewide strike in Bangalore. MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
A pedestrian walks past the skeletal remains of a Karnataka state transport bus, September 13, following the clashes during the Cauvery water dispute in Bangalore. MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
The skeletal remains of several buses that were set on fire, September 13, by an angry mob during clashes resulting from the Cauvery water dispute. MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
A family friend and a nurse attend to Kumar, a 32-year-old patient in a private hospital in Bangalore. Kumar was injured in the violence that erupted following the Cauvery water dispute. MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/AFP/Getty Images