Dalit outfit seeks action against Ramadoss

Madurai: A Dalit organisation has filed a complaint with police seeking action against PMK founder leader Dr S Ramadoss for his alleged derogatory remarks against Dalit youths.

Tamil Puligal (Tamil tigers) State Deputy Secretary Meyappan in his complaint alleged that Ramadoss had made certain remarks about inter-caste love marriages which were defamatory in nature. Hence the Police should take action agains him, he said.

Ramadoss has recently launched a forum of non-Dalit caste-based outfits to campaign for amendments to SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, to prevent its misuse and protect women against fake inter-caste marriages".

To protect the rights of other castes.