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Jan 03, 2019
Bhima Koregaon violence: Sarpanch, who signed fraudulent letter, doesn't rule out conspiracy behind 2018 clashesThe sarpanch of Bhima Koregaon did not deny the conspiracy behind the violence on 1 January, 2018, which many believe was a pre-planned attack on Dalit pilgrims by upper caste mobs. Sangita Kamble, the sarpanch, was responding to the question about the fraudulent letter typed on the village letterhead for the taluka police station of Shikrapur ahead of the occasion.
Jan 02, 2019
One year on, riot-hit Bhima Koregaon remains peaceful, but undertone of caste tensions prevail in the villageEvery year, on 1 January, lakhs of Dalits across Maharashtra gather at the war memorial of Bhima Koregaon, 40 kilometres from Pune. It commemorates the historic victory of the British Army, which had a significant Dalit contingent, over the Peshwas.
Dec 30, 2018
Bhima Koregaon to host lakhs of Dalits on 1 January; cops tighten security, monitor 'provocative' social media postsAfter the violence at Bhima Koregaon last year, Dalit groups from across Maharashtra are likely to throng the destination this time to make a statement, and the police have their work cut out for them.
Nov 22, 2018
Bhima Koregaon anniversary: Bhim Army chief to address rally in Pune on 30 December; Dalit leaders to attend three-day eventDalit outfit Bhim Army's chief will also visit the memorial at Bhima Koregaon on 1 January