MDMK general secretary Vaiko and PMK founder S Ramadoss also urged action against miscreants involved in Ponparappi clash on Thursday.
Ponparappi falls under Chidambaram constituency, where VCK chief Thol Thirumavalavan contested.
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The focus would be on Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha and Gujarat.
While the SP-BSP-RLD alliance is eyeing Dalit-Muslim consolidation, the BJP is relying on Modi and Jat-Lodh-upper caste unity.
The governor took strong cognisance of the matter after a delegation of Sri Ravidas Dharma Sabha, led by its president Karam Chand Bhatia, brought the matter to his attention, he added.
Lower caste students often face social discrimination in school activities, including partaking the midday meal.
Chandrashekhar's appeal is being seen in the backdrop of Mayawati’s diatribe targeting Bhim Army chief calling him a BJP agent who wanted to divide the Dalit votes.
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Three Dalit youths - Pankaj Sumra, Prakash Parmar and Mehul Rathod - were killed on the night of September 22 and 23, 2012, when police opened fire to control clashes between Dalit, OBCs, and Bharwads
Mayawati called upon the people to repose faith in her party for the development of backward classes.
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The Dalit couple alleged that police are delaying probe and demanded that the priest from Loyola Institution be questioned.
In the video which went viral on Twitter, a woman believed to be Navtake is seen in a black shirt and blue jeans sitting on a chair talking to a Maratha man who had been arrested.
The major issues that are going to reflect in the polls are the creation of a separate Taluk, a municipality, better rail connectivity and ring road.
Addressing reporters at the press club here, he alleged that the BJP-led NDA government had failed to fulfil the promises made during their election campaign in 2014.
Dharani committed suicide on December 31, 2018, at her home in Mahadevapura police limits after alleged harassment by the local corporator over a property dispute.