Mail News Service
Jamshedpur, Dec 9: Congress Working Committee member and former MP of Jamshedpur Dr Ajoy Kumar has written to Chief Minister Hemant Soren and demanded that innocent rural people, especially Adivasis, should not be harassed by security forces in the name of conducting anti-Naxal search operations.
Dr Ajoy said violence against Adivasis should be stopped at once and fake cases should not be lodged against them. He alleged that innocent Adivasis were subjected to violence during a search operation in Chiriabera village of West Singhbhum on 11th November last. He said members of Jharkhand Janadhikar Mahasabha had discussed the issue with the Deputy Commisssioner and SP on 2nd December last. Many Adivasis were beaten up and a minor girl was also molested. Several houses were also ransacked, he said.