Rohith Vemula's case shows government's anti-Dalit attitude: Congress

New Delhi, Jan 21: Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula's suicide in Hyderabad shows the "anti-Dalit attitude" of the central government as the human resource minister and the Bharatiya Janata Party "justified" it, the Congress said on Thursday.

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"HRD minister and the BJP have justified the death of Rohith Vemula. It shows their anti-Dalit attitude," Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said at a press conference here.

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He said the the HRD Minister Smriti Irani must apologise for handling the case in a wrong manner.


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