BSP chief Mayawati attacks BJP over killing of Dalit student in Allahabad

BSP Supremo Mayawati hold a press conference at her official residence in Lucknow on Thursday. Express Photo by Vishal Srivastav. 24.08.2017. *** Local Caption *** BSP Supremo Mayawati hold a press conference at her official residence in Lucknow on Thursday. Express Photo by Vishal Srivastav. 24.08.2017.

Vastavam Web: Attacking the BJP, BSP chief Mayawati alleged today that the killing of a Dalit student in Allahabad was the result of narrow and casteist politics of hatred being pursued by the state’s ruling party.”The barbaric murder of a Dalit student in Allahabad is not an isolated case as such incidents are occurring on a regular basis. And no one else but the BJP’s narrow, casteist politics of hatred is responsible for it,” she said in a press release here.

The BSP chief, who sent her state unit chief Ram Achal Rajbhar to meet the bereaved family in Allahabad, asked the state government to ensure the immediate arrest of the culprits and help to the family.A second year LLB student Dileep, 26, was thrashed by a group on Friday following an altercation outside a restaurant leading to his death two days later.