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CPI, RJD Activists ‘Purify’ Ambedkar Statue in Bihar With 'Gangajal' After Minister Giriraj Singh Garlands It


The protesters alleged that the minister stood for everything that Ambedkar had fought against and therefore his garlanding of the statue was tantamount to 'defiling it'.

Begusarai (Bihar): A statue of BR Ambedkar here was "purified" with "Gangajal" on Saturday by some CPI and RJD activists who alleged that it had been "defiled" by Union minister and local BJP MP Giriraj Singh.

The incident happened at a park named after the architect of the Constitution in the Ballia block of the district where Singh had gone on Friday and garlanded the statue before addressing a rally in support of the ...


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