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BR Ambedkar’s statue vandalised in Kannauj amid Ramcharitmanas row

UncategorizedBR Ambedkar's statue vandalised in Kannauj amid Ramcharitmanas row
BR Ambedkar statue

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Lucknow: Amid raging debate over Hindu epic Ramcharitmanas, a statue of BR Ambedkar was discovered vandalised in Uttar Pradesh’s Kannauj, confirmed police on Sunday. A grievance has been registered and the police have initiated a probe within the matter.

In accordance with experiences, Ambedkar’s statue in Gursahaiganj space in Sarai Prayag village of Kannauj was broken by some miscreants on Saturday night time.

SP Kunwar Anupam Singh known as it an try by miscreants to disturb peace within the space.

Senior officers reached the spot and warranted the locals of motion towards the accused who additionally demanded set up of a brand new statue. A brand new statue can be put in rather than the broken statue, the SP mentioned.

The members of Bhim Military additionally reached the spot and expressed their displeasure over the matter.

The incident has come amid row over Samajwadi Social gathering (SP) chief Swami Prasad Maurya’s feedback the place he demanded a ban on “insulting” components within the ebook. He claimed that the Hindu epic “insults and make enjoyable” of backward communities.

It must be famous that Kannauj has lengthy been a stronghold of Samajwadi Social gathering.

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