Dalit student

Rohith Vemula's mother joins Rahul Gandhi on 'Bharat Jodo Yatra', extends solidarity

The death of the 26-year-old Dalit student on January 17, 2016 triggered a nationwide agitation against casteism in institutions of higher learning.

published on : 1st November 2022

Uttar Pradesh: Dalit teen thrashed by teacher for mispelling word dies 19 days later

The boy's father has lodged a complaint with the police stating that his son was beaten up by the teacher on September 7 with sticks and rods.

published on : 26th September 2022

'Mere talk won't help Dalits, action needed': Sachin Pilot on Jalore student death

Pilot made the remark as he left from Jodhpur civil airport for Jalore, where a Dalit student was beaten to death by his school teacher allegedly for drinking water from a pot that was kept for him.

published on : 16th August 2022

Supreme Court asks IIT Bombay to accommodate a Dalit student who is on the verge of losing his seat for failing to pay fees in time

The apex court directed the institute to create a seat, if there is none, to accommodate the student.

published on : 22nd November 2021

Jisha Murder Case: Quantum of punishment for Ameerul Islam to be pronounced today

The Ernakulam Principal and Sessions court will today pronounce the quantum of sentence for Amirul Islam, who was found guilty in the controversial murder of Jisha, a Dalit law student in Kerala.

published on : 13th December 2017