Bhima Koregaon Violence : Dalit organisations call for Maharashtra Bandh
A day after Pune witnessed wide spread violence between two groups in Bhima Koregaon, Dalit organisations have called for Maharashtra Bandh. Ealier Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis said that a request will be made to SC for judicial inquiry in the matter and CID inquiry will also be conducted on the death of the youth. Meanwhile the protesters blocked the railway services on the Harbour line and one TV journalist was also attacked by the protesters. Violence broke out between two groups during an event to mark 200 years of the Bhima Koregaon battle near Pune on Monday. The event was marred by incidents of stone pelting and vandalism. The incident occurred in the afternoon when people were heading towards a war memorial in the village.