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Ambedkar also said that while the police are trying to link the Bhima-Koregaon riots with the Maoists, it would backfire on them.
Two minor boys from a backward community were allegedly beaten up and paraded naked in Wakadi village in Jalgaon for swimming in a well that belonged to a person of a different caste.
Prakash Ambedkar today accused the government of creating an "unsettling" atmosphere in the country on the issue of reservations and urged the Dalits not to respond to "provocations".
Police have recovered a letter from Rona Wilson's computer which appears to have been written by fugitive Naxal leader Milind Teltumbde.
A Shadow Cabinet for closely monitoring the functioning of the state government and raising voice against the wrong policies adopted by it was formed on Saturday.
Prakash Ambedkar, the grandson of B R Ambedkar - the architect of the Indian Constitution - will administer the oath to Shadow Cabinet, a form of social auditing practised in many democratic countries
The dead body of the19-year-oldd class XI student Pooja Sakat was found floating in a well near rehabilitation site for the violence victims near Bhima-Koregaon at around 11 am on Sunday.
He also demanded the arrest of Maharashtra BJP chief Raosaheb Patil-Danve for his social media comments on the Bhima-Koregaon caste riots.
Bhima-Koregaon violence case: Mumbai police denies permission for protest seeking arrest of Sambhaji Bhide
The city police have asked the Yalgar Parishad to assemble at Azad Maidan rather than taking out a rally from the Byculla Jail.
Right-wing Hindutva leader Sambhaji Bhide sought a brain-mapping test of all the concerned persons, to unravel the truth behind the casteist disturbances that rocked Bhima-Koregaon.
He also demanded that the judicial commission, set up under retired Justice Jai Narayan Patel, to probe the Bhima-Koregaon violence be disbanded and a sitting judge be appointed to investigate the inc
Ambedkar demanded that the government release funds for the distribution of scholarships to students across the state, and said the issue will also be raised in the ongoing Assembly session.
An NCP spokesperson denied the allegation, pointing out that Ambedkar's own party was part of the ruling coalition in Maharashtra during the period he was referring to.
Ambedkar, grandson of B R Ambedkar, questioned the failure of Maharashtra Police to arrest right-wing Hindu activist Sambhaji Bhide.
The Congress lacks credibility and hence it won’t be able to provide an alternative to the BJP until the 2024 Lok Sabha polls, said the Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh chief.