Bhima Koregaon case Activist father arrested in violence Stan Swami After his death, now his family has raised questions on the police administration. The family has called Swami’s death not a natural death but a murder. The family says that Swami was ill for a long time, but he was not treated properly. Swami died on Monday night at the age of 84.
He was lodged in Taloja Jail after his arrest in the Bhima Koregaon case. After his death, his family has called it not a natural death but an institutional murder. The family says that due to critical health, all their petitions were pending in the court and hearing on the issue of bail was going on.
Allegations of negligence in treatment
Despite this, he was not treated properly. The family says that the government was negligent in treating Swamy and he cannot remain a mute spectator to the issue. Stan Swamy was arrested by the NIA and was accused of having links with Maoists. Cases were initiated against Swamy under several sections of the UAPA.
Arrest in October 2020
Violence broke out at Bhima Koregaon in Pune on January 1, 2018 after a program organized by the Dalit community. 1 person died in this incident. Stan Swamy was arrested in October last year for making inflammatory speeches at this event. He was accused of having Maoist links, but Swamy denied the allegations.