Caste Violence

Three including temple priest booked for beating Dalit man in Uttar Pradesh's Ballia

The man was beaten up on January 10, and the matter is being investigated, said SHO Phephna Shashimauli Pandey.

published on : 17th January 2020

Haryana school parades six students with 'blackened' faces over poor performance

The incident took place on Friday and one of the girls, a 9-year-old Dalit, informed her parents about it. 

published on : 10th December 2019

BJP fact-finding panel flags Naxal fear in Punjab

BJP vice-president, Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, said that the Union Minister for Home Affairs Amit Shah is aware of the issue and is taking appropriate steps to address the matter.

published on : 26th November 2019

Caste Hindus deny Dalits passage to graveyard

A family member of Kandiban has moved the Madurai Bench of Madras High Court, seeking police protection to take the body through the street. For now, Kandiban’s body is still in his house. 

published on : 22nd November 2019

MP DGP's directives against mistreatment of SC/ST members trigger political row

The opposition party called it an attempt to 'divide society' for its reference to specific communities.

published on : 7th November 2019

Brawl triggers caste clash in Dharmapuri

An argument broke out and expletives were exchanged, the source said.

published on : 29th October 2019

Two Dalit kids beaten to death in Madhya Pradesh

They attacked the children when they were defecating on a street in front of the panchayat building around 6.30 am.

published on : 25th September 2019

Dalit man beaten to death for allegedly stealing water pump in Rajasthan's Jhalawar 

Following a heated exchange with the accused men, Dhulichand was beaten up badly.

published on : 22nd September 2019

Sivaganga caste violence victims being treated at the GRH in Madurai

Five persons surrender before Judicial Magistrate court.

published on : 30th May 2018

Dalit groom set to ride into caste storm in Kasganj

A defiant Dalit youngster’s dream to ride a mare to his wedding and the vicious retaliation by upper caste men in Nizampur village

published on : 8th April 2018

Caste Hindus go on rampage near Thirukkovilur, Dalit houses vandalised

The mob killed a puppy in the Dalit colony with scythes and sprayed its blood on the walls and doors of a house.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Bhima Koregaon violence: Shiv Sena says Maharashtra moving towards chaos

The Sena organ said if the bandh called by the Prakash Ambedkar-led BBM was peaceful, his stature as a leader would have risen.

published on : 6th January 2018

After Bhima Koregaon, Dalit agitation reaches Madhya Pradesh’s Burhanpur district

A group of activists believed to be affiliated to Dalit outfits in the region went on a rampage in Burhanpur town of MP on Thursday, attacking over a dozen buses at the main bus stand at around 11.30

published on : 4th January 2018

Maharashtra caste clash: Centre receives report from state government

Violence erupted in Pune on January 1 when Dalit groups were celebrating the bicentenary of the Bhima-Koregaon battle in which the British defeated the Peshwas of Maharashtra.

published on : 4th January 2018

Rahul Gandhi reaches Saharanpur, discusses situation with locals

However, the police did try to stop the Congress vice-president but the latter adamantly reached the clash-affected area to take stock of the situation.

published on : 27th May 2017