New twist in Rohith Vemula’s issue

rohithNew twist in Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula’s suicide. Rohith suicide has triggered a national debate as all the opposition parties tried to corner BJP on Dalit & Non- Dalit issue.

But an interesting fact was reveled by Rohith Vemula`s father, Manikumar. He said, they belong to BC-A category of castes, called ‘Vaddera’ and he don’t know Why and How his son holding SC caste certificate.

From the day one BJP was targeted on “Dalit’ issue, All the political party leaders including Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal, CPI Raja and other have outlasted on BJP for targeting Dalit students.

Even Rohith was Member of Ambedkar Students Association (ASU), which works for Dalit students.

The media has highlighted that the five Dalit scholars were suspended from the university and expelled from the hostel. How a BC-A student can claim that he is a Dalit?