Three Dalits hurt in attack

THREE MEMBERS of a Dalit family were injured in an attack at Shimli village of Rohtak district, about 10 km from here. The injured have been identified as Khushi Ram, Dharmender and Jitender alias Khagar.

According to information available, some youths of the village had an altercation with an 'anganwadi' worker, Kanta, during a pulse polio drive.

After some time, the youths, armed with sharp weapons, reported to be swords, attacked the house of Khushi Ram, a Dalit. Three persons were injured in the attack. Later, the matter was brought to the notice of the local Sadar police.

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