Jaipur, May 14 (PTI) Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani today held dialogues with Dalit families about the violence in Rajasthan during Bharat Bandh on April 2.Also Read - Ex-JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani to Join Congress on September 28
He claimed that many Dalits were brutally beaten up by police during the bandh. Also Read - Corona 2.0: List of Political Leaders Who Have Tested Positive So Far
“The government needs to create infrastructure and job opportunities for youths. Dalits are facing atrocities but nobody is ready to hear their grievances,” Mevani told reporters here. Also Read - Jignesh Mevani Suspended From Gujarat Assembly For 'Indiscipline'. Details Here
“A man was killed in police firing in Alwar on April 2 and I also met his family members,” said the Independent legislator from Vadgam constituency in Gujarat.
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