Maharashtra Bandh today to protest against caste-based violence. The violence has erupted during the 200th anniversary Bhima Koregaon battle in Pune. And today the Dalits organisation have called the Maharashtra Bandh to protest against the caste-based violence. The protest in Maharashtra has led to the intense war of words between Congress and BJP in Lok Sabha. As per the reports, the Congress party has moved adjournment motion notice in the Parliament today. And the Congress party leader Mallikarjun Kharge in Lok Sabha said Staunch Hindutvavaadi RSS people are behind Bhima Koregaon violence. The statement of the Congress leader has uproared Lok Sabha.
As per the reports, the Congress party in the Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge in the Lok Sabha said that the caste related violence is on the rise in the country. So, we need to find out who has started this protest. Also, he accused the RSS and other Hindutva organisations of the caste-based violence between Marathas and Dalits. In the statement, Kharge said PM Modi is silent on the issue. He should come and speak on the floor of the house. He called PM Modi as Mauni Baba over the issue of Bhima Koregaon violence. Also, the Congress party has demanded the inquiry from Supreme Court judge over this issue.
Angry Dalits community people are protesting against the caste-based violence. As per the reports, the Dalits blocked roads and railways stations in Mumbai and carried out protest across the different parts of Maharashtra. However, the violence erupted on Monday at the event which marked the 200th anniversary of the battle of Bhima Koregaon in which the British Army comprising Dalits have defeated the upper caste Peshwas. On this historic day of Dalits on Monday has turned into a caste-based violence which led to Maharashtra bandh today. The Dalits have blocked the traffic movement in Chembur, Ghatkopar, Bhandup and Mankhurd.