Cops reg­is­ter case against Dalit writer

Hindustan Times (Patiala) - - Ht Nation -

HY­DER­ABAD: Hy­der­abad po­lice has reg­is­tered a case against prom­i­nent Dalit writer Kan­cha Ila­iah for al­legedly hurt­ing re­li­gious feel­ings through his book on the Arya Vysya com­mu­nity, an of­fi­cial said. A stu­dent be­long­ing to a Sched­uled Caste had ear­lier al­leged that Ila­iah, through his book ‘Sa­ma­jika Smug­glu­rlu Ko­ma­tollu’ (Vysyas are so­cial smug­glers), not only tar­geted the Vysya com­mu­nity, but all Hindu com­mu­ni­ties and hurt the sen­ti­ments of Dal­its and oth­ers, Malka­j­giri Po­lice Sta­tion In­spec­tor Janaki Reddy said on Thurs­day.

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