'Your job is to clean gutters, who gave you the right to organize protests?': Dalit activist Nodeep Kaur alleges custodial torture
Dalit labour rights activist Nodeep Kaur claimed that she was physically tortured and the cops used casteist slurs to intimidate her.
The body of the 16-year-old girl was found in a field in Akrabad area following which villagers clashed with police.
A teenage Dalit girl was allegedly raped and beaten up in Mahoba district in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Wednesday.
A 16-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly raped by two men here, following which the accused were arrested, police said.
While the procession was heading towards the venue of the marriage ceremony, some people allegedly stopped it mid-way, the police official said
In a bid to hide the crime, the accused then dragged her to a drain and dumped her in a nearby pit which he covered with stones and thorny bushes, the official said.
The 18-year-old victim, who was in Class 12, left home to buy vegetables on Saturday afternoon but did not return.
A person close to the vice-president, seeking anonymity, said that Muthulakshmi was thrown out of the panchayat office a few days ago after she complained about the harassment.
Raidas sustained injuries in the attack and was admitted to a primary health centre.
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Clash broke out between people of the Thakur and Dalit communities over a land dispute in Kasari village which comes under the jurisdiction of Jalalabad police station.
Bhura Soni and Santosh Pal are accused of brutally thrashing Devraj Anuragi on Monday at Kishanpur village in Chhatarpur.
The shocking incident happened in Kishanpura village under Gourihar police station area on December 7.
Barber Mallikarjun Shetty, whose family has been "socially boycotted", said that this has happened to his for the third time, adding that he had paid the fine earlier as well.
A 15-year-old Dalit girl was set ablaze in a village here in Ballia by a youth for rejecting his sexual advances.