The state government of Maharashtra will form a special investigation team (SIT) to probe recent violence in Beed district during a protest for Maratha reservation. Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announced that 101 accused are still at large. Opposition members blamed the violence on intelligence failure and police inaction, demanding a judicial probe. Fadnavis stated that criminals were involved in the violence and denied claims of innocence for those booked. He also stated that the SIT will be formed within two days.