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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.
Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh chief and Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar today said the Congress can not dislodge the BJP from power till 2024.
Fadnavis faces serious threats to his life from certain pro-Hindutva elements, Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh President Prakash Ambedkar claimed.
The event was attended by Gujarat MLA and Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani, JNU student leader Umar Khalid, Rohit Vemula's mother Radhika Vemula and Prakash Ambedkar.
Referring to the recent violence, Ambedkar who had called a state-wide bandh said, "People belonging to Hindutva organisations attacked those from the backward classes.
This comes after Ambedkar alleged that Hindu Ekta Aghadi and Shivraj Pratishthan were responsible for instigating violence against the Dalit community, in which a youth was killed.
Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar said the Maharashtra government has agreed to initiate action against those who instigated caste violence in Pune district.