dalit community

dalit community News

Our leaders brave 'mosquito bites whole night' during visit to Dalit houses: UP Minister Anupama Jaiswal

They (BJP ministers) brave "mosquito bites the whole night", but still go to the villages to make the community aware of the welfare schemes for their benefit.

Dalit protests in Maharashtra: All your questions answered

Maharashtra has been gripped by protests by Dalit outfits since Monday. Here’s a guide to what’s happening and why.


Maharashtra caste violence: Here is what happened today

Protests spilled over to Mumbai on Tuesday as normal life was disrupted owing to clashes between the Dalit and Maratha communities during the 200th anniversary celebrations of the Bhima-Koregaon battle in Pune

Bhima-Koregaon clash spills into Mumbai, CM Fadnavis orders probe; Chembur, Mulund worst hit

"The judicial inquiry ordered by the CM is not acceptable to us. The judge should have the powers to collect evidence and to punish the culprits. The inquiry should be conducted by a non-Dalit judge," says Prakash Ambedkar

Stalker attacks 14-year-old with scissors, stabs her multiple times

The victim and the accused, both, belong to Dalit community.

Burning crops, boycott, fines: MP Dalit group’s plan to fight conversion

One of the main points on the agenda was to convince Kasim and Ibrahim to return to Hinduism.


‘Didn’t get minority status, so embraced Hinduism’

Despite converting to Christianity in 2001, seven Valmiki families in Asroi village were not accorded minority status.

Judge sparks caste row in TN over Ambedkar portrait

Local bar approach HC after judge removes portrait from court hall.

Of every 100 held in Haryana for crime against Dalits,92 walk free

Of every 100 held in Haryana for crime against Dalits,92 walk free

Dalit students appear in board exams under police protection

A police vehicle took them to their examination centre and brought them back home.