You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

SAD demands withdrawal of cases against Dalits

Press Trust of India  |  Chandigarh 

The opposition (SAD) today asked the government to withdraw all cases registered against Dalits in connection with clashes with members of Hindu right-wing groups in Phagwara in

The Scheduled Caste Wing of the also demanded the arrests of the "perpetrators of the ghastly unprovoked attack" on Dalits on April 13.

It said that a case had been registered against 16 people, but only four of them had been arrested till now.

The clashes broke out between members of a outfit and Hindu right-wing groups on April 13 over installation of a board carrying a picture of B R Ambedkar at Gol Chowk here on (NH)-1.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Tue, April 17 2018. 20:45 IST