Rahul Gandhi Urges Gehlot's Rajasthan Govt To Take Action On Brutal Thrashing Of 2 Dalits

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi tweeted to condemn the horrific incident where 2 Dalits were thrashed brutally in Rajasthan, urging the Government to take action

Written By Ananya Varma | Mumbai | Updated On:
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On Thursday, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi tweeted to condemn the horrific incident where two Dalits were thrashed brutally in Rajasthan, urging the Government to take 'immediate action' against the perpetrators. In a shocking incident, two Dalits who were allegedly caught stealing money from a two-wheeler agency were beaten up by the showroom staffers in the state's Nagaur district. The police have detained five persons in connection with the incident.

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Former Congress President and Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi called the incident 'sickening' and asked the Rajasthan state government to bring the accused to justice. 

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Speaking on the incident Rajpal Singh, SHO, Panchodi police station said, "Two persons were caught stealing money on Sunday after which they were brutally thrashed by the showroom employees. A video was shot which went viral after which the victims lodged an FIR on Wednesday," said. He said the showroom staffers have also lodged a case against the two Dalits for stealing money. 

(With Agency Inputs)

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