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India also escalated the matter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and prompted a global audit by the company.
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The pole, which is already in place, is said to be visible even from Lahore, Pakistan.
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The remarks come in the wake of a series of attacks on Dalits.
The flag was hoisted in Nalanda, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's home district.