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The incident comes almost six months after Akshay Tamaychikar, a student from Ambernath, had filed a complaint alleging social boycott at a wedding.(HT file)

Four members of Kanjarbhat community booked under Maharashtra’s Social Boycott Act

Hindustan Times | By Yesha Kotak, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAY 16, 2019 11:59 PM IST
The complainants were part of a group that campaigned against the community’s practice of virginity tests for brides.
A delegation of the MANS, an anti-superstition outfit founded by the late Narendra Dabholkar, met Maharashtra Social Justice Minister Rajkumar Badole and sought action.(File Photo)
A delegation of the MANS, an anti-superstition outfit founded by the late Narendra Dabholkar, met Maharashtra Social Justice Minister Rajkumar Badole and sought action.(File Photo)

Action sought against Kanjarbhat community members over ‘virginity test’

Pune | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2019 08:39 AM IST
The Maharashtra Andhashraddha Nirmulan Samiti (MANS) Thursday demanded action against some members of the Kanjarbhat community here who were allegedly seen in a video asking a newly-married man the outcome of the bride’s `virginity test’.
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