A Rajput community outfit Sunday sought changes in the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act to ensure that a person is arrested for an offence under the law only after a probe into the allegations against him or her.
The Gurugram police on Sunday arrested Karni Sena Chief of Rewari in Haryana, Harvinder also known as Tinku, for instigating anti-Padmaavat violence on 25 January, News 18 Hindi reported.
Padmaavat controversy: SC to hear pleas seeking contempt proceedings against Karni Sena on 29 January
The Supreme Court will hear two petitions on 29 January seeking contempt proceedings against Karni Sena leaders for obstructing the screening of film 'Padmaavat' that released on Thursday.
Padmaavat row: Yogi Adityanath stares down Karni Sena; stands out among BJP peers as UP theatres screen movie
It is a matter of shame that full majority governments with chief ministers Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Vasundhara Raje, Vijay Rupani and Manohar Parrikar capitulated before these hooligans for sake of some votes.
Padmaavat protests: Karni Sena hooligans disgrace Rajput community as BJP-ruled states bow down to fringe elements
There could not be any prizes for guessing how the state should have dealt with such elements who do not believe in the Constitution and the law of the land and want to Talibanize the state and society.
Padmaavat controversy: Not a single Karni Sena member has watched the film, says Lokendra Singh Kalvi
Karni Sena chief Lokendra Singh Kalvi denied what he called 'rumours' that some Sena members had watched Padmaavat. He added that 'the information is fake'.
Padmaavat controversy: SC has directed state govts to ensure film's release, not to us, says Karni Sena chief
Sanjay Leela Bhansali has reportedly sent a letter to Karni Sena inviting them for a screening of his film Padmaavat ahead of its much-disputed release on 25 January.
Padmaavat row: Karni Sena says it won't allow movie to be released in Haryana, vows to 'demolish theatre screens'
Ahead of the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmaavat' on 25 January, Shree Rajput Karni Sena patron Lokendra Singh Kalvi on Tuesday said here they would not allow screening of the film.
Ahead of Padmaavat's release on 25 Jan, violence erupts in Haryana, MP; Karni Sena warns of 'enormous outburst'
Violence and arson erupted in parts of BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh and Haryana ahead of Thursday's release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's controversial period drama 'Padmaavat'.
Padmaavat row: Karni Sena meets Yogi Adityanath, urges him to ban film, threatens 'janata curfew' in theaters if movie is screened in UP
Ahead of the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmaavat' on 25 January, leaders of the Shree Rajput Karni Sena met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday and demanded a ban on the film in the state.
Padmaavat controversy: Harish Salve claims Karni Sena threatened him over phone with dire consequences
The Supreme Court of India, in a momentous decision, ruled out the plea of fringe groups demanding ban on Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmaavat.
Padmavati has been granted U/A certification by the CBFC which also demanded that the film's name be changed to Padmavat.
The Rajput Karni Sena, an organisation of the Rajput community, urged a nationwide ban on Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati on 28 November
Shri Rajput Karni Sena remains adamant about seeking a ban on Padmavati even after the BBFC clears it. The SC will hear a fresh plea against the film.
The Shree Rajput Karni Sena on Wednesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi, even though silent on the Padmavati row, must have had a role to play in the deferral of its release date from 1 December.
Padmavati, the film, will burn in the flames of jauhar: Karni Sena's Lokendra Singh Kalvi tells Firstpost
Firstpost's deputy executive editor Sanjay Singh interviewed Karni Sena's chief Lokendra Singh Kalvi about the group's violent protests against Padmavati.
Padmavati controversy: Highlights of Karni Sena chief Lokendra Singh Kalvi's views on Rajasthan polls, films and more
Firstpost's deputy executive editor Sanjay Singh interviewed Karni Sena chief Lokendra Singh Kalvi about the group's violent protests against the movie Padmavati
Karni Sena founder wants ban on Padmavati, says community will protest as soon as new release date is announced
Karni Sena said that it wanted a ban on Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmavati" and claimed underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's money was invested in the film
Padmavati row: Karni Sena claims its founder Lokendra Singh Kalvi received threat call from Pakistan
Karni Sena, an organisation of opposing "Padmavati", has claimed that its patron and founder Lokendra Singh Kalvi has received a threat call from Pakistan