What is happening to Dalits around the country is disgusting and horrible. Our Prime Minister has nothing to say. He is under the impression that respecting Dalits is about going and bowing before the statue of Ambedkarji, said Gandhi.
Congress leaders in Maharashtra and Gujarat apprehend that Rahul was egged on by the newly elected Independent MLA Jignesh Mewani, who is fond of displaying the many WhatsApp messages he exchanges with the Congress president.
The event to mark the 200th anniversary of the Bhima Koregaon battle in Pune district, in which forces of the East India Company defeated Peshwa's army, was marred by incidents of violence on Monday, in which at least one person was killed and several injured.