Activists question the tough action against the Bhim Army when several members of the dominant castes have been let off the hook.
Terming the forcible cancellation of the convention and subsequent arrests as “an attack on freedom of expression”, S.R. Darapuri said “The government is in a state of panic amidst the rising public voices against it.”
The closure of slaughterhouses in the state has left many jobless and exacerbated the socio-economic scenario.
Ghulam Ahmed was lynched in Bulandshahr for the ‘crime’ of assisting an inter-religious couple to elope – an allegation his son denies.