Caste Violence

Three more arrested for beating Dalit man to death in Krishnagiri

Earlier in the day, the victim’s daughter P Murugavalli (35) submitted a petition to the Krishnagiri SP seeking release of the two arrested women.

published on : 30th November 2023

Contain caste clashes, union minister tells TN CM Stalin

In a statement here, the union minister referred to the attack on five persons, including a six-year-old boy belonging to Scheduled Caste in Perungudi in Madurai district.  

published on : 30th November 2023

Gujarat Dalit man asks for salary, employer forces him to hold her footwear in mouth

The victim demanded that the employer pay his salary for the 16 days he had worked in the exports department of RIPL in October.

published on : 24th November 2023

Dalit youth attacked for sitting in front of upper-caste men in TN's Tiruppur

"The accused rebuked me for sitting in front of him and then made casteist remarks," Pratap, the victim told this daily.

published on : 22nd November 2023

Student held for hurling country bomb at journo's computer centre for reporting FIR against him

The reporter also recalled that after the incident of Nanguneri caste atrocity, the relatives of assailants' held a meeting condemning his reporting and filed a police complaint against him.

published on : 21st November 2023

Three suspects in Sokkadi case surrender in Krishnagiri

On October 29, due to a dispute over renovation of a temple in Sokkadi village, caste Hindus and Dalits pelted stones at each other when the former entered their settlement.

published on : 16th November 2023

DMK MLA shielding AIADMK man accused in attack on Dalits in TN's Krishnagiri: CPM leader

For instance, in a case of Kottayur violence against Dalit people reported in April this year, 12 Dalits were injured and the matter was taken to Chief Minister MK Stalin.”

published on : 7th November 2023

Gujarat: Witness to 2019 murder of Dalit man killed by accused's relatives; three arrested

The assailants, who belonged to an Other Backward Class community, held a grudge against Rajesh Makwana for being witness in the case of the murder of Manjibhai Solanki, a Dalit social worker.

published on : 15th September 2023

Honour killing: Siddaramaiah promises strict legal action

Warning people involved in such cases, he said there is a need to bring changes and awareness in a casteist society that has created such a mindset to commit honour killings.

published on : 30th August 2023

Mother of caste-atrocity victims decides to find another school for children; six juveniles arrested

The Nanguneri incident shows how deeply the poison of caste has permeated even the minds of young students.

published on : 12th August 2023
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