Caste Violence

Man killed in caste clash at Tirunelveli prison, three hurt

An inmate died and three others sustained injuries in an alleged caste clash among prisoners at the Central Prison in Palayamkottai in Tirunelveli on Thursday evening.

published on : 23rd April 2021

Members of Dalit family assaulted in Rajasthan's Pali, four held

Police have booked the accused under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act and provisions of the Indian Penal Code, Pali SP Kalu Ram Rawat said.

published on : 21st March 2021

Woman's body found hanging from tree in UP: FIR against three for rape, murder

On a complaint from the victim's mother, an FIR was registered against Rohit, Bhupendra and Tarun on charges of rape and under the SC/ST Act.

published on : 18th January 2021

UP: Couple harassed by woman's family for marrying out of caste

The woman identified as Tanu, a resident of Khurja Dehat Kotwali area, put out a video that has gone viral on social media.

published on : 15th December 2020

Two Dalit workers beaten on suspicion of stealing diesel in Indore; FIR registered

The incident took place on December 3 night and as per the victims a Munim (accountant) Paras, Pandit Shivnaraine and three to four more people beat them at Daulatabad mine.

published on : 6th December 2020

Caste Hindus stop Dalit woman's body taken for cremation in TN's Sivaganga

The incident has led to tension in the locality and the police have beefed up security.

published on : 6th December 2020

Brawl triggers caste clash in Dharmapuri

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

published on : 29th October 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