State wise bandh has been called on Wednesday in regards to Bhima Koregaon protest in Mumbai. However, selected schools, University exams, government offices and ministry to function as normal and planned. School buses and Dabbawalas to not operate on Wednesday keeping the safety in mind.
Maharashtra remained on edge after the anniversary of a battle fought 200 years ago brought to fore simmering caste tensions even as a statewide bandh called on Wednesday to protest the state government’s alleged failure to stop violence witnessed stray protest by Dalits.
Mumbai Police on Wednesday registered nine cases in connection with Tuesday’s violent protests. Over 100 people have been detained in the city since Tuesday.