Tens of thousands protest against India cash ban

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Tens of thousands protest against India cash ban
"Running my grocery shop became impossible," the 45-year-old told AFP news agency, urging the government to reverse the move.

Tens of thousands of people joined nationwide protests on Monday against India’s ban on high-value banknotes, which organisers say has caused a “financial emergency” in a country that operates almost entirely on cash. India is still reeling from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s shock decision nearly three weeks ago to pull 86 percent of the currency from…