Jairam Ramesh said that the law is an Act designed to give dignity to the most oppressed sections of our society which has been been sanctified by our caste system.
Nearly 25 activists of the Bajrang Dal and the VHP protested outside the house of Jairam Ramesh asking him to apologise.
Saying that toilets were far more important than temples, Jairam Ramesh commented upon the poor hygiene levels in the latter.
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