Dalits

UP: Dalits kept away from Ayodhya event, alleges Apna Dal (S) MLA

The MLA from Shohratgarh constitutency further said that President Ram Nath Kovind should also be invited for the event.

published on : 4th August 2020

Dalits assaulted over cremation of body in Odisha

However, the upper caste people chased them and attacked Niranjan Samal and Gangadhar Samal.

published on : 22nd June 2020

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath orders NSA against those who burnt Dalit houses

Yogi Adityanath directed the concerned police officials to book all the accused under the NSA and take action against the SHO.

published on : 11th June 2020

Karur: Dalits demand crematorium

Mahalingam, a villager alleged that a 16-acre plot on which they conducted funerals for generations was sold to a cement manufacturing unit.

published on : 18th February 2020

Denied of housing pattas, toilets, TN Dalit families decide to boycott local body polls

The schoolchildren have to make do with kerosene lights or streetlights to revise their portions they said.

published on : 17th February 2020

Hello, 2020! Tamil Nadu Dalits burying departed along roadside for the last 50 years

In a petition, one of the residents of the village, alleged that around 50 Dalit families in the village, mostly Christians, are denied a burial ground by those belonging to dominant communities.

published on : 14th January 2020

Thanjavur: Dalits allege non-SC candidate elected as panchayat president

They alleged that victorious candidate belonged to a Christian community which came under Backward Class.

published on : 7th January 2020

Nadur Dalits refute claims of conversion to Islam

Refuting claims of Tamil Puligal Katchi that Nadur Dalits will convert to Islam over discriminatory treatment by caste Hindus, the villagers said nobody is ready to change their religion.

published on : 1st January 2020

3,000 Dalits to convert to Islam in Coimbatore over government inaction on Nadur wall collapse

Nadur residents and members of Tamil Puligal Katchi, citing ill-treatment of Dalits in the Hindu religion, have announced that they would be converting to Islam.

published on : 25th 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

Dalits, Kurubas rally behind AH Vishwanath, put Congress in a spot

The BJP got a fillip in the run up to the bypolls in Hunsur constituency, as Dalit organisations and Kuruba communities announced that they will support party candidate A H Vishwanath.

published on : 24th November 2019

Caste Hindus deny Dalits passage to graveyard

A family member of Kandiban has moved the Madurai Bench of Madras High Court, seeking police protection to take the body through the street. For now, Kandiban’s body is still in his house. 

published on : 22nd November 2019

Caste Hindus stalling building of community hall in Pollachi?

Receiving the grievance petition, the Collector assured that he look into the matter soon.

published on : 12th November 2019

Action sought against caste Hindus for attacking

Dalit of Bodinayakanpatti village petitioned the district collector demanding registration of a case under SC/ST Atrocities Act against a section of caste Hindus for allegedly attacking three Dalits.

published on : 5th November 2019

Brawl triggers caste clash in Dharmapuri

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

published on : 29th October 2019
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