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Home of "Slumdog Millionaire" actress destroyed by fire in Mumbai slum

How amazing that someone who acted in an Oscar-winning film just a few years ago still lives in these conditions. Read more here.

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Residents search for their belongings amid the ruins of the Gharib Nagar slum in Mumbai March 5. A fire gutted the slum, a large shanty town which is home to thousands of residents next to Bandra station in Mumbai's suburbs, on Friday evening. The makeshift shack where, Rubina Ali, who acted as young Latika in the oscar-winning film "Slumdog Millionaire", was also destroyed in the blaze.

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Rubina Ali, right, who acted as young Latika in the oscar-winning film "Slumdog Millionaire", sits with her family amid the ruins of the Gharib Nagar slum in Mumbai on March 5. A fire gutted the slum, a large shanty town which is home to thousands of residents next to Bandra station in Mumbai's suburbs on Friday evening. The makeshift shack where Ali lived was also destroyed in the blaze.