• Director Pa Ranjith Talked About Dalit Assertion: MIDS Prof C Lakshmanan

    Tamil Nadu police have filed a case against the Tamil film director Pa Ranjith for allegedly inciting caste enmity. He had made some remarks on Chola dynasty king Raja Chola while delivering a speech at an event

    Newsclick Team

    June 21, 2019

     

    Tamil Nadu police have filed a case against the Tamil film director Pa Ranjith for allegedly inciting caste enmity. He had made some remarks on Chola dynasty king Raja Chola while delivering a speech at an event. The Hindu Makkal Katchi – a Hindu nationalist party in the state – has filed a complaint against him and its members have reportedly bashed him in public. Political scientist and professor from Madras Institute of Development Studies (MIDS), C Lakshmanan speaks on this.
     


     

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