Sunday, Oct 02, 2022

atrocities on Dalits


Jalore Dalit boy death row Leftist conspiracy, says RSS-linked magazine

September 10, 2022 1:44 pm

Indra Kumar Meghwal's family had alleged that the boy had been beaten up by his upper-caste teacher, Chail Singh, at a private school for drinking water from a matki (water pot) designated for Singh.

Rajasthan: Cases registered against schoolteachers for thrashing Dalit students in separate instances

August 27, 2022 7:31 am

Earlier this month, a nine-year-old Dalit boy was thrashed by a schoolteacher in Rajasthan's Jalore district for allegedly touching a water pot meant for upper castes. The boy later died while undergoing treatment at a hospital.

Violence against Dalit student in Rajasthan is stark reminder of nation's unfinished tasks. Gehlot government must act swiftly

August 16, 2022 9:03 am

From the lack of enabling measures that force thousands of SC &ST students to drop out of institutions of learning every year to the persecution that can drive a young scholar like Rohith Vemula to take his own life, the discrimination faced by Dalit youth is endemic and deeply ingrained.

Gujarat: 6 booked for attack on Dalit bride’s procession

May 27, 2022 12:45 am

Police said that a group from another caste in the village objected to playing of DJ system and assaulted those part of the procession.

Only God or govt can help, says father of lynched Dalit man

May 13, 2022 8:45 am

Dusamad, who earned a living by sweeping seven buildings a day along with his 60-year-old wife, is now burdened with the responsibility of taking care of his son's 25-year-old wife and the couple's four children, all aged under nine.

Dalit groom's procession stone pelted due to 'boycott' on lavish weddings, say cops

May 12, 2022 11:59 pm

The incident occurred in Bhatsan Thursday where a mob of over 200 people from the village allegedly stone pelted the procession of Vijay Parmar.

Dalit sarpanch, family members assaulted in MP; NCSC issues notice to state govt

August 16, 2021 9:42 pm

Taking strong note of the incident which took place in Dhamchi village during the flag hoisting function on Independence Day, the NCSC, on the orders of Chairman Vijay Sampla, sought an action taken report (ATR), immediately from the government.

Gandhinagar: Court convicts nine for preventing Dalit groom from riding horse on wedding day

August 07, 2021 1:25 am

The nine convicts were booked under various provisions of the Indian Penal Code and Scheduled Castes & Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act commonly known as Atrocity Act.

Priyanka: Yogi govt silently supports crimes against Dalits

July 07, 2021 8:36 am

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday said the BJP governments at the Centre and in UP have "committed the sin of pushing people into miseries".

In Uttar Pradesh, a family recalls 'rape' and killing of teen

November 20, 2020 11:45 am

It had been three months since she had been allegedly raped by a local man, and just before Diwali had begun receiving threats from some acquaintances of the accused to withdraw her complaint, according to her family.