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Coin Piles
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There are N piles of coins each containing  Ai (1<=i<=N) coins. Find the minimum number of coins to be removed such that the absolute difference of coins in any two piles is at most K.
Note: You can also remove a pile by removing all the coins of that pile.

Example 1:

N = 4, K = 0
arr[] = {2, 2, 2, 2}
For any two piles the difference in the
number of coins is <=0. So no need to
remove any coins. 
Example 2:
N = 6, K = 3
arr[] = {1, 5, 1, 2, 5, 1} 
Output :
If we remove one coin each from both
the piles containing 5 coins , then
for any two piles the absolute difference
in the number of coins is <=3. 

Your Task:  
You don't need to read input or print anything. Your task is to complete the function minSteps() which takes 2 integers N, and K and an array A of size N as input and returns the minimum number of coins that need to be removed.

Expected Time Complexity: O(N*logN)
Expected Auxiliary Space: O(N)

1 ≤ N ≤ 105
0 ≤ K ≤ 103
1 ≤ A[i] ≤ 103

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