The MLA from Shohratgarh constitutency further said that President Ram Nath Kovind should also be invited for the event.
However, the upper caste people chased them and attacked Niranjan Samal and Gangadhar Samal.
Yogi Adityanath directed the concerned police officials to book all the accused under the NSA and take action against the SHO.
Mahalingam, a villager alleged that a 16-acre plot on which they conducted funerals for generations was sold to a cement manufacturing unit.
The schoolchildren have to make do with kerosene lights or streetlights to revise their portions they said.
In a petition, one of the residents of the village, alleged that around 50 Dalit families in the village, mostly Christians, are denied a burial ground by those belonging to dominant communities.
They alleged that victorious candidate belonged to a Christian community which came under Backward Class.
Refuting claims of Tamil Puligal Katchi that Nadur Dalits will convert to Islam over discriminatory treatment by caste Hindus, the villagers said nobody is ready to change their religion.
Nadur residents and members of Tamil Puligal Katchi, citing ill-treatment of Dalits in the Hindu religion, have announced that they would be converting to Islam.
Home Minister Amit Shah, during his Kolkata visit in October, assured refugees living in Bengal saying none of them would have to leave India.
The BJP got a fillip in the run up to the bypolls in Hunsur constituency, as Dalit organisations and Kuruba communities announced that they will support party candidate A H Vishwanath.
A family member of Kandiban has moved the Madurai Bench of Madras High Court, seeking police protection to take the body through the street. For now, Kandiban’s body is still in his house.
Receiving the grievance petition, the Collector assured that he look into the matter soon.
Dalit of Bodinayakanpatti village petitioned the district collector demanding registration of a case under SC/ST Atrocities Act against a section of caste Hindus for allegedly attacking three Dalits.
An argument broke out and expletives were exchanged, the source said.