Madras High Court declines to quash case against RS Bharathi for allegedly casteist remarks about judges from SC/ST communities

".... such statement leads inference as if except the alms rendered by the Dravidian Progressive Federation, the members from Scheduled Caste would not have been become a Judge of the High Court."
Madras High Court declines to quash case against RS Bharathi for allegedly casteist remarks about judges from SC/ST communities
RS Bharathi, Madras high court

The Madras High Court recently declined to quash criminal proceedings initiated against Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) organising secretary RS Bharathi over a speech made last year in which he had allegedly made disrespectful statements against members of Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes (SC/ST) as well as SC/ST High Court Judges (RS Bharathi v. The State and anr).

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