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Tension prevails in Bihar village after caste hatred leads to man's lynching, burning of huts in retaliation
Five people, including two women, from the Sahni community were arrested for the murder of Nagendra Paswan following a fierce group clash in the village in Vaishali district on Friday.
A van belonging to a Dalit man was parked on a road and when asked to remove it, he refused - which led to a clash between the Thakurs, the dominant caste in the village, and Dalits.
The victim's family was asked to prostrate before the caste Hindus for the mistake, his wife said.
The upper castes reportedly objected to this and cut the water supply to fields owned by Dalits, and power to their homes.
NCSC V-C visits injured at the GRH; warns erring officials of action.
Maulik Jadhav had recently announced on Facebook that he had added 'Sinh' to his name and he would now be known as Mauliksinh Jadav.
A Pune police team today searched the residence of a lawyer here in connection with his "provocative speeches" at an event organised to mark the 200th anniversary of the Bhima-Koregaon battle.
The Maharashtra government plans to withdraw cases against the accused in the January 1 Bhima-Koregaon caste riots in Pune which had left one dead.
The Maharashtra government appointed a judicial commission, under retired justice Jai Narayan Patel, to conduct a probe into the Bhima-Koregaon violence which erupted last month.
Ambedkar, grandson of B R Ambedkar, questioned the failure of Maharashtra Police to arrest right-wing Hindu activist Sambhaji Bhide.
Fadnavis faces serious threats to his life from certain pro-Hindutva elements, Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh President Prakash Ambedkar claimed.
The district police yesterday arrested 12 more people, including three minors, in connection with the January 1 caste clashes that broke out in and around Koregaon Bhima village.
Experts feel many victims are soft targets, say the takeaway is people won’t allow their loss to become political capital.
Athawale met Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and demanded action against those responsible for the Bhima Koregaon violence.
The residents of Bhima-Koregaon village blamed "outsiders" for the January 1 incidents and claimed there was inadequate security for the mega gathering that preceded the unrest.