Two Dalit youth killed and three others injured in group clash near Arakkonam
Two Dalit youth have been killed and three others have been injured after a clash broke out between Dalits and Vanniyars in Guruvarajanpettai near Arakkonam on Wednesday night time.
Following the incident, the VCK charged that the murders had been dedicated by those that feared shedding the election. The social gathering has introduced protests in all district headquarters on April 10.
According to police, a group of children from the Dalit group have been using via to Guruvarajanpettai when one other group from Vanniyar group rode previous them.
Police declare that an argument broke out between the kids and supporters gathered on each side. “The Dalit children tried to go away the place, however they have been rounded up and attacked with sharp weapons. Two Dalits – Arjunan (26) from Soghanur village and Suriya (26) from Sembedu village – have been killed and three of their pals – Madhan, Vallarasu, and Soundarajan – have been injured, stated police.
The Arakkonam Taluk police have been knowledgeable in regards to the incident and they rushed to the spot and despatched the our bodies to Tiruttani authorities hospital . Four individuals have been detained in reference to the case.
Following the loss of life of children, a group of villagers staged a street roko in Soghanur village on Wednesday night time, demanding motion in opposition to the attackers.
Ranipet Superintendent of Police R. Sivakumar went to the spot and pacified the residents. “This is not a caste clash, but the outcome of an ego issue,” claimed the officer.
Meanwhile.VCK chief Thol Thirumalvalavan reacted in a tweet stating – “Two youngmen murdered in Soganur, near Arakkonam. 3 others are in hospital in a critical state. Caste-fanatics committed these murders out of the fear of losing in election.VCK demands arrest PMK caste fanatics and sand Mafia gangs. We’ll hold demos on April 10 at all district headquarters.”