Crime against Dalits

Mysuru barber family 'socially boycotted', fined Rs 50,000 for offering haircut to Dalits

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.

published on : 20th November 2020

Man sets Dalit girl ablaze for rejecting his sexual advances: Uttar Pradesh Police

A 15-year-old Dalit girl was set ablaze in a village here in Ballia by a youth for rejecting his sexual advances.

published on : 7th November 2020

Dalit woman found dead in fields of Uttar Pradesh

Police said the incident took place at a village under the Satrikh police station area and it seemed the victim was strangled.

published on : 15th October 2020

Compensation to sexual crimes victims: Only 36 per cent grants under Nirbhaya Fund utilised

Days after the alleged gang-rape and murder of a Dalit girl in Hathras, the spotlight is back on the way the victims and their families are treated.

published on : 12th October 2020

CBI takes over probe into alleged gangrape of Dalit woman in Hathras

The case was earlier registered at Chandpa Police Station, in Hathras district of Uttar Pradesh, on a complaint by the victim's brother.

published on : 11th October 2020

NGO moves SC, seeks transfer of probe into Hathras rape case to CBI

The applicant, Citizens for Justice and Peace, has raised certain aspects in its application like witness protection, rights of deceased.

published on : 8th October 2020

Hathras rape case: Retired judge moves SC seeking investigation into role of police

A 19-year-old Dalit woman was allegedly raped by four upper-caste men in Hathras on September 14.

published on : 5th October 2020

Ink thrown at AAP MP Sanjay Singh in Hathras during visit to Dalit victim's kin

Singh is among the several political leaders who have visited Hathras to meet the family members of the 19-year-old Dalit woman who died on September 29.

published on : 5th October 2020

Hathras, Balrampur gang rapes: UN expresses concern over disadvantaged social groups facing 'gender-based violence', India hits back

UN in India said it is essential that authorities ensure the perpetrators are brought to justice speedily and families are empowered to seek timely justice, social support.

published on : 5th October 2020

Hathras rape case: Gujarat Congress MLAs, workers detained

A similar protest was held in Surat where around 20 Congress workers were detained, they said.

published on : 5th October 2020

'What happened Modi ji': Adhir questions PM's silence over Hathras rape case

Meanwhile, West Bengal Congress unit on Monday staged a sit-in in front of the party's state headquarters in protest against the incident, which has triggered a nation-wide outrage.

published on : 5th October 2020

UP police book Bhim Army chief, 500 others after Hathras visit

Azad, along with supporters, had reached Hathras to meet the alleged gang-rape victim's family members on Sunday.

published on : 5th October 2020

Hathras rape case: TMC launches digital campaign against BJP govt

The #BJPHataoBetiBachao digital campaign initiative at the time of writing this article was trending at No. 1 in West Bengal and No. 5 in India. 

published on : 4th October 2020

Hathras rape case: SIT will look into all issues raised by victim's kin, says UP Addl Chief Secy

About 300 police personnel stood on guard to prevent anybody from entering. Today, however, the administration lifted restrictions on the entry of media persons.

published on : 3rd October 2020
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