Wednesday, February 15, 2012

[ZESTCaste] Ambedkar statue defiled at Tellapur

Andhra Pradesh | Posted on Feb 16, 2012 at 07:40am IST
Ambedkar statue defiled at Tellapur
indianexpress Express News Service , The New Indian Express

SANGAREDDY: Tension prevailed at Tellapur village in Ramachandrapuram
mandal� following the desecration of Ambedkar statue by miscreants on
Tuesday night.� Dalit organisations staged protests on Wednesday
against the desecration. Deputy chief minister Damodar Rajanarasimha,
Patancheru MLA Nandeeswar Goud and senior police officials rushed to
the spot.

The deputy chief minister asked the superintendent of police PJ Victor
to take stringent action against the miscreants, irrespective of their
social status and political affiliations.

He condemned the incident and said the law should be amended to the
effect that people defiling statues of national leaders get severe

Meanwhile, TRS MP Vijayashanti, who visited the spot, expressed
unhappiness over the functioning of the state government and demanded
that the miscreants should be brought to book.

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