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India's 'power theft' problems - 17 Sep 07

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Power shortages are common across India, leaving millions of homes in darkness every day, yet the electricity industry is reluctant to invest in new plants.

Matt McClure, reporting for Al Jazeera from Delhi, looks at how millions of slum dwellers in India's large cities get free electricity by slinging a metal hook over an overhead power line.

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