Over 100 Detained As Pune’s Dalit Protests Reach Mumbai: 10 Facts

MUMBAI/PUNE:  More than 100 people were detained in Mumbai today as Dalit protesters blocked major Mumbai roads, disrupted local train services at rush hour and forced shops to close over the caste clashes yesterday near Pune, in which a man was killed. Riot police had to be called in today as the protesters threw stones and damaged a bus. One protester tried to set himself on fire and was saved just on time, the police said. Dalit groups have called for a Mumbai bandh tomorrow.

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