The bloody legacy of partition | India Now! | ABC News

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When the British finally left India in 1947, they hastily split the subcontinent along religious lines — triggering one of the bloodiest upheavals in human history.

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India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the second-most populous country, the seventh-largest country by land area, and the most populous democracy in the world. New Delhi is the capital.

It has an exceptionally diverse population, with Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains and other religions speaking over 21 recognised languages.

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