New Delhi, Jul 30 (PTI) The All India Milli Council (AIMC), an organisation of Muslims, today launched a campaign to highlight alleged violation of the Constitution and a “string of attack” against the Dalits and minorities. Also Read - AAP Sweeps Delhi MCD Bypolls, Arvind Kejriwal Says People Now Want Good Work In Municipality Too

The council today held a convention — Save the Constitution and Build the Nation– at the Talkatora Stadium here. Also Read - Karnataka Sex Tape Scandal: As Ramesh Jarkiholi Resigns, Here's a List of Past Political Controversies

According to a statement issued by the AIMC, senior JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav also joined the convention and expressed his displeasure over his party’s alliance with the BJP in Bihar and pledged his support to the “fight for minorities and Dalits and to safeguard the Constitution”. Also Read - Tamil Nadu Assembly Election 2021: AIADMK, DMK Continue Seat-sharing Talks, Fate of Sasikala to be Decided

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar, Arya Samaj leader Swami Agniwesh, social activists Harsh Mander and Teesta Setalvad and former Economic and Political Weekly editor Pranjoy Guha Thakurta were also present at the occasion, the statement said.

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