Three arrested for thrashing, hurling casteist slurs at vendor for selling Biriyani in UP

Taking note of the incident, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath condemned the discriminatory behaviour and warned that steps will be taken against those acting against the law.

published on : 16th December 2019

Dalit man thrashed by goons for selling 'biryani' in Greater Noida

The victim, identified as 43-year-old Lokesh, is reportedly living hand-to-mouth by selling the food item on his 'Thela' (moveable food stall/cart).

published on : 15th December 2019

Odisha government reserves six Khondalite blocks for Puri project

The terms and conditions for supply of Khondalite will be mutually agreed between the Works department, the SJTA and the OMC.

published on : 15th December 2019

Chargesheet filed against accused in Telangana Dalit woman gangrape and murder case

While forensic reports revealed that the victim’s throat was slit and she was thrashed with a blunt object, DNA samples found on her body matched with that of accused.

published on : 15th December 2019

Karur: Parents forcibly marry off minor Dalit girl to repay debt

Parents  of a 13-year-old Dalit girl, who got her married to a relative of theirs as they couldn’t repay a debt of `15,000, were arrested on Wednesday.

published on : 12th December 2019

Religious preacher arrested for raping three teenage Dalit sisters in MP

The shocking incident happened on Monday, when the parents of the three teenage girls requested the religious preacher to perform rituals for addressing the Kal Sarp Dosh in their horoscopes.

published on : 12th December 2019

UP cop booked for sodomizing 13-year-old Dalit boy

The accused allegedly took the boy to his rented accommodation on the pretext of treating him to lunch at a nearby eatery and sodomized him.

published on : 11th December 2019

DSS conference on violence against Dalit women, children 

She also opined that there is a need for introducing stronger laws to ensure justice and safety for the vulnerable sections of the society. 

published on : 11th December 2019

‘They broke my finger for taking part in protest’, Dalit man alleges police brutality in Coimbatore

After the assault, his fingerprints were taken and he was let go, he said, adding that he was not told if a case has been booked against him.

published on : 11th December 2019

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

Land of cyclone-hit Dalit families encroached in Odisha

The Orissa High Court, around 10 months back, had directed the district administration to ensure the families are given their dues.

published on : 10th December 2019

Man acquitted in Walayar sisters' death case thrashed by mob, hospitalised

The attack comes in the wake of the gunning down of the four accused in the rape and murder of a veterinary doctor in Hyderabad by the police.

published on : 7th December 2019

Trinamool leaders warned for passing off domestic staff as Dalit party workers

Home Minister Amit Shah, during his Kolkata visit in October, assured refugees living in Bengal saying none of them would have to leave India.

published on : 7th December 2019

Dalit girl sexually assaulted in Thanjavur, man held under POCSO

She was returning from school when a farm worker waylaid her, took her to coconut grove

published on : 7th December 2019

17 crushed to death as wall collapses in Dalit colony

Residents say the 20-foot compound wall at Nadur in Mettupalayam was raised around a property belonging to a businessman without the local body’s permission.

published on : 3rd December 2019
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