Police wield their batons against a supporter of India’s ruling Congress party during a protest outside Odisha state legislative assembly in the eastern Indian city of Bhubaneswar September 6, 2012. 

Thousands of Congress supporters clashed with the police on Thursday during a protest demanding resignation of Odisha’s Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over the coal blocks allocation, local media reported. [REUTERS/Stringer] 

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