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Gujarat: Day after violence, Dalit wedding procession held under police cover

In less than a week’s time, this is the fourth such incident in Gujarat in which Dalits have faced resistance from local upper castes while carrying out wedding procession in their villages.

Gujarat: Village tense after stones hurled at Dalit wedding procession

In less than a week's time, this is the fourth such incident in Gujarat in which Dalits have faced resistance from local upper castes while carrying out wedding procession in their villages.

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Gujarat Dalit groom rides horse, his community faces social boycott

According to the FIR, the five men named by Parmar — sarpanch Viju, deputy sarpanch Baldev, Bhopa Thakor, Manu Barot and Gabha Thakor — called for boycotting the Dalits.

Gujarat: Crimes against Dalits rise 32%, tribes 55% in 5 years

During the calendar year 2018 (up to March), 414 additional cases have been registered for crimes against SCs. Of these, the highest were in Ahmedabad (49 cases), followed by Junagadh (34), and Bhavnagar (25).

Gujarat: NGO asks govt to restart scholarships scheme for Dalit students in private schools

Martin Macwan and Kiritsinh Rathod, representatives of the NGO, said that till 2015, the state government provided scholarships and financial assistance to all Dalit students in the state.

Tension grips Gujarat town over Dalit youth using Darbar’s ‘sinh’ suffix in name

A group of Darbar community members allegedly attacked the house of the Dalit youth on Tuesday evening.

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Gujarat: Dalit teenager staged attack over moustache, say police, father

The 17-year-old had alleged that he was attacked with a blade outside Limbodara village by two unidentified persons while he was returning home from school on October 3. He claimed that he was also attacked on September 25 along with his cousin Piyush Parmar (24) for sporting a moustache.

Dalit group set to move Gujarat HC against income cap for SCs/STs and OBCs

The Dalit Rights outfit is against the government's income cap for availing the benefits of the Right to Education Act

Dalits are being raped,tortured but Sonia has no guts: Narendra Modi

Modi was responding to Gandhi's charge in Rajkot that Dalits were suffering in Gujarat.

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