Blaming the present situation on the Prime Minister Narendra Modi government, the Polit Bureau stressed on the need for the Government Counsel to now effectively argue in the Supreme Court regarding the review petition.
"Such a situation has arisen because of the failure of the Modi government to present an effective case against the dilution of the Prevention of Atrocities Act. It is imperative that the review petition in the Supreme Court be effectively argued by the Government Counsel," they added.
Earlier in the day, the Home Ministry have asked the states to take all preventive measures and maintain public order and ensure the safety of lives of people and property.
Meanwhile, 763 people were detained in Ranchi and 850 in east Singhbhum district of Jharkhand during bandh protests.
One person was killed and 448 people were detained in Uttar Pradesh during the nationwide bandh.
While, five people died in Madhya Pradesh and one in Rajasthan during the agitation.
Even as the Centre has filed a review petition in the top court, outrage over the review in the Act made by the Supreme Court has engulfed many parts of the country, as various states, including Punjab, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh, and Rajasthan, are witnessing border-line riots with protesters taking to destruction of private and public property to send their message of disapproval to legislature and judiciary.
Various Dalit organisations had called for a nationwide shutdown or a 'Bharat Bandh' to protest against the ruling.
The apex court had, on March 20, introduced the provision of anticipatory bail in the act while directing that there would be no automatic arrest on any complaint filed under the law.
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