India’s Jewish Population Numbers 25,000; Most Live in Bombay
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India’s Jewish Population Numbers 25,000; Most Live in Bombay

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India’s Jewish population is 25,000, according to the results of the 1951 census released here today. The great majority of them–more than 20,000–live in the Bombay area.

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