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Pune , Maharashtra : Atrocity Case Filed has been booked against the Officials of GCMC Ghorpadi Pune Division for insulting Railway contract workers with Casteist slur.
“The incident took place on 16th March , when the railway contract workers went to the office of GCMC Ghorpadi Pune Division to demand their February salary, railway official threatened to fire the workers with Casteist slur,” reported in Marathi news portal.
“The incident repeated again on 17th March , when the Victim and his eight co-workers ask for their salaries, Railway official insulted worker with Casteist slur ‘I will take all of you SC people out of work and make all of you to beg‘ and they were fired from their jobs ,” reported in news.(Translated from Marathi)
The accused Rajesh Sethi, VK Singh and Rajpal Yadav have been booked under SC/ST Act Section 3 (1) (r) and 3 (1) (s) at the Pune Lohmarg Police Station.
Officials of the Vanchit Bahuajan Aghadi said that the case was registered three months after the incident and after the intervention of Adv Balasaheb Ambedkar, President of the Vanchit Bahuajan Aghadi.