ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Bal Thackeray and Maharashtra's Dalits

Though Thackeray has been faulted on many counts, an impression has been created that he was anti-caste and, by implication, pro-dalit. The truth is that Thackeray was as unscrupulous in making use of caste as he did in any other matter. His hatred for Babasaheb Ambedkar and his followers was deep-seated.

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