Bhima Koregaon Clash Updates
The caste clash spread across Maharashtra. The conditions in Mumbai, Pune, Aurangabad were not right.
Prakash Ambedkar, the grandson of BR Ambedkar, has called for a state-wide bandh in Maharashtra on Wednesday. Many Dalit organizations tried to block major roads in Mumbai on Tuesday.
As per Sachin Patil, Deputy Commissioner of Mumbai Police – “More than 100 people have been detained across different locations”.
In addition to this, mobile phones were jammed in Bhima-Koregaon.
In Aurangabad, violence was started at Osmanpura & Kranti Chowk. Shopkeepers closed their shops after some damaged by protesters.
Protestors placed burying type on railway tracks, burnt cars. But the police reached on all the impacted areas on time and took the situation under control.
Mumbai police issued this statement on Social Media (Twitter) –
“Don’t believe in rumors. Traffic on Eastern expressway was affected due to protests. It’s moving now. Traffic at Chembur Naka is still affected. There is nothing to panic. Verify facts with police officers and men before posting anything on social media.”
We request people to maintain peace. Follow Mumbai Police Twitter: https://twitter.com/MumbaiPolice