"Maharashtra Government is oppressing the Hindus," claims Hindu organization

A Hindu organization has protested against the Uddhav Thakarey led Maharashtra Government for denying permission to the procession of Wari. During the protest, the members of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) claimed that the State Government is oppressing the Hindus.
Maharashtra Government is 
(File Photo)
In view of the Coronavirus pandemic, the State Government has allowed a limited number of `Warkaris' (Lord Vitthala devotees) to travel to Pandharpur by buses instead of the traditional on-foot pilgrimage. However, VHP leader Sanathkumar Gupta alleged that The State Government has ''oppressed the Hindus'' by stopping the 700-year-old Wari tradition.