Two Dalit youth in Beed district of Maharashtra have alleged that they were beaten up allegedly by over 25 people because they overtook their motorcycles near a petrol pump.
According to reports, the incident took place on Friday in Savargaon village in Beed district.
In the complaint filed two man have alleged that they started beating them after seeing BR Ambedkar’s picture on vehicle.
Police officials told that a case has been registered under atrocities act.
Hari Balaji, Deputy SP (Majalgaon) said ” accused haven’t been arrested. We are ascertaining details.”
The incident comes amid nationwide outrage over the flogging and shaming of four Dalit men for skinning a dead cow in Gujarat on July 11.