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The News Minute | January 24, 2015 | 1:14 pm IST An activist of the Popular Front of India has lodged a complaint against a prominent RSS leader from Mangalore accusing him of making offensive remarks against members of the Beary community.  According to a report in The Hindu, Arshad, a PFI activist has said that Dakshina-Madhya Kshethra Sampark Pramukh Kalladka Prabhakar Bhat had spoken in an offensive manner during the Virat Hindu Hrudaya Sangama held in Puttur town on January 16. A complaint has been registered by the Puttur Town Police.  Following the Hindu Sangama, as many as 19 people including police personnel had been injured in stone-pelting and violence in the villages surrounding Puttur. Read: RSS leader urges Hindus to carry knives, swords to "save Hindu Samaja" The PFI also held a protest meeting in front of the Deputy Commissioner’s office on Friday, demanding that the Goonda Act be invoked against people who disturb peace in the district.  District president of the PFI A M Ataullah also said that certain RSS leaders such as Praveen Togadia, Jagadish Karanth and Pramod Muthalik should not be barred from entering the district. Tweet
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