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Colombian bishop hopes holy water will curb crime

Jul 14, 2019, 04.40 PM (IST)
A Catholic bishop in Colombia hopes holy water will curb violence in a city struggling with crime and corruption.Rubén Darío Jaramillo Montoya travelled on a fire truck to some of Buenaventura's most crime-ridden neighbourhoods , sprinkling water that he had blessed in what he called an attempt to thwart drug trafficking gangs and other illegal groups.