"Until the lions have their own historians the history of the hunt will always glorify the hunter...."
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2017, മാർച്ച് 4, ശനിയാഴ്‌ച

ഡോ. കൃഷ്ണ കിര്‍വാലെ


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Dalit writer-thinker Krishna Kirwale found murdered: more-inThe murder of noted Ambedkarite thinker, Dr. Krishna Kirwale in his home in Western Maharashtra’s Kolhapur district on Friday under mysterious circumstances has sent shockwaves across Maharashtra.
He also lectured widely, on a myriad of issues in Ambedkarite literature in particular, and Marathi literature in general.
According to reports, Dr. Kirwale, a former professor at Kolhapur’s Shivaji University who headed the Marathi Language Department, was found murdered in his home in the city’s Rajendranagar area.
His writings expounding Dr. Ambedkar’s philosophy and the literature of the Dalit movement were widely respected and highly acclaimed.
Dr. Kirwale, who also headed the Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Centre for Research and Development, was noted as a firebrand progressive cast firmly in the Ambedkarite mould.