Dalit and Marathas clashes in Pune

Mumbai’s Harbour Line Blocked. Dalit and Maratha’s Clashes In Pune.

Mumbai’s Harbour Line Blocked By The Protesters. Maratha and Dalit Caste Clash in Pune.

The clash between the Dalits and Maratha communities turned worst. Mumbai roads blocked. Dalit and Maratha’s clashes in Pune has affected many parts of Mumbai.

On Monday, a clash happened between the Dalits and Marathas in Bhima Koregaon near Pune. The incident happened yesterday after lakhs of Dalits gathered in the city to attend an event to mark the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Bhima Koregaon. This resulted in the death of a person and many injured. Bhima Koregaon Clash Battle has affected many parts of Mumbai, even lead to blocked roads and forcibly shops closed.

Trains services are affected in Chembur, Mulund and many other stations this morning

“There are groups of 100 people at Mulund, Chembur, Bhandup, Ramabai Ambedkar Nagar in Vikhroli and Nehru Nagar in Kurla attempting a rasta roko. We have managed to avoid it so far,” Additional Commissioner of Police Lakhmi Gautam said.

Dalit and Maratha’s clashes in Pune leads to the death of one and many injured.

The protesters even blocked traffic on the roads, including on the Sion Panvel highway. The clash has led over 50 vehicles damaged and Twenty five vehicles were destroyed by fire.

Dalit and Maratha's clashes in Pune
Dalit and Maratha’s clashes in Pune. Pic Courtesy: Scroll.in

The clash has left everyone disturbed and violent. The incident took place near Bhima Koregaon, a village which is located 30 kilometers away from Pune.

Here are the pics of the Cars and Buses when Dalits arrived and were attacked in Koregaon.

“The situation is bad and there is trouble in all directions,” Police Inspector Ramesh Galande of the Shikrapur police station, under whose jurisdiction Koregaon Bhima falls, reported.

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In evening he said  “We are still investigating which groups were involved in this. The situation is still tense, but the roads are open and cars and buses are plying normally.”

Protesters are also attempting ‘Raasta Roko’ in Mulund, Chembur, Bhandup, etc. Shops in Mulund & Chembur were also forced to shut down.

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