Bhima Koregaon Violence : Internet services suspended in Aurangabad
After violent clashes broke out between two factions in the Bhima Koregaon village in Pune, the government has suspended the internet services in the Aurangabad district. The district witnessed protests by RPI activists who went on a rampage over the clashes that broke out at 200th anniversary celebrations of the Battle of Bhima in Koregaon, near Pune. Meanwhile bus services between Karnataka and Maharashtra has also been suspended citing security concerns. Maharashtra is on edge after the anniversary of a battle fought 200 years ago brought to fore simmering caste tensions even as a statewide bandh called to protest the state government's alleged failure to stop violence witnessed stray protest by Dalits. Watch this video to find out more about Mumbai Bandh.