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|Case posted by||Social Awareness Society for Youths|
|Type of atrocity||Destroys damages or defiles any object generally known to be held sacred or in high esteem|
|Whether the case is being followed in the court or not?||Yes|
|Fact finding date||Not recorded|
|Case incident date||05-Jun-2018|
|Place||Village: Not recorded
State: Tamil Nadu
The Caste Hindus from Nadar, Mudaliyar and Vanniyar communities came to know that the bail was granted to Vellakanni, Ajay and Ajith and hence on 19.06.2018 night the caste Hindus garlanded Dr. Ambedkar portrait with chappals. The same night the Dalits went to the DSP Ilangovan and got permission to conduct a procession around the streets. A case was filed at Marakanam PS with the cr no: 211/2018 u/s 147, 148 of IPC r/w 3 (1) (t) (v) of SC/ST Amendment Act 2015 and 6 persons were arrested in the case.
In continuation to the caste Hindus from Vanniyar community had lodged a complaint stating that the SC people had broken the shops belonged to Sivakumar and Omprakash and 2 cases were registered against the SC people with the crime no: 212/2018 u/s 147, 294 (b), 323 IPC & 3 TN Public Property Damage Loss Act; 213/2018 u/s 147, 294 (b), 323, 323 IPC 3 TN Public Property Damage Loss Act.