Jignesh Mevani (C) a lawmaker and a Dalit activist, leaves after attending a rally which, according to the organizers, was held to demand the release of Chandrashekher Azad, founder of a pro-Dalit group Bhim Army, in New Delhi

Jignesh Mevani (C) a lawmaker and a Dalit activist, leaves after attending a rally which, according to the organizers, was held to demand the release of Chandrashekher Azad, founder of a pro-Dalit group Bhim Army, in New Delhi

Jignesh Mevani, centre, an elected lawmaker who hails from the Dalit community, leaves after attending a rally in Delhi on January 9, which organizers said was held to demand the release of Chandrashekher Azad, founder of the pro-Dalit Bhim Army. Photo: Reuters/ Adnan Abidi

January 10, 2018 9:41 PM (UTC+8)