Udupi,Oct 24, 2016 : A delegation of the Dalita Damanithara Swabhimana Horata Samithi met Udupi SP K T Balakrishna on October 23, Sunday and demanded action against Yuva Brigade for organising Kanaka Nade, by going against the orders of the district administration which had barred holding of the programme outside the Mutt premises.
The delegation included Jayan Malpe, Sunder Master and Shyamraj Birthi. The delegatiopn alleged that the Kanaka Nade was conducted in the parking area which was not a part of the Mutt premises. They further drew the attention of the SP that the Kanaka Nade, a cleaning drive was targeted against Dalits.
The SP has assured to look into the issue and added that the Kanaka Nade has been video recorded by the police.
The Samithi leaders are also planning to meet the Deputy Commissioner on this issue.
It may be recalled here that though both Kanaka Nade of Yuva Brigade and Swabhimana Nadige of the Dalit Samithi were to be held on Sunday itself. The Swabhimana Nadige organisers had however postponed the event after the administration denied permission for both the events.