Women’s Police Station staff allegedly beat up a Dalit couple, Tukaram and Sujatha, in the police station through Saturday night.
A dalit farmer in Bellampelli town of Mancherial district alleged that a ‘land mafia’ had encroached on over two acres of his land and constructed buildings on it.
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.
In yet another Facebook post released after the channel aired the news, she said that everybody could guess the motive behind such a report.
Stating that she had to learn more about the religion before converting, she said she hadn’t decided when to embrace Islam yet.
The Sundakadampalayam panchayat president has been accused of having had a role in the abuse, which included dragging the man to the police station with allegations of sexual harassment.
Sources said that the trio, belonging to a caste Hindu community, killed the couple after they reprimanded a group of youth for teasing their 32-year-old daughter.
Soon after learning about the incident, scores of people, belonging to Dalit communities, flocked to the temple premises and staged a protest.
Chaupal is one of the 15 members of a trust set up on the directions of the Supreme Court to construct a Ram temple at Ayodhya.
"When the woman was unwell, Prajapati under the pretext of curing her through exorcism, took her to a roadside eatery and raped her."
Dalit panchayat president alleges obstruction to performing duties in Tamil Nadu village, threatens to resign
Rajeshwari alleged that Vice President Nagarajan had been acting as the president and not handed over to her any of the charges.
Body of Dalit youth found with injury marks in Tamil Nadu, family alleges he was murdered over relationship
According to police, the youth seemed to have been beaten to death as visible injury marks were seen on the body.
A 15-year-old Dalit girl was set ablaze in a village here in Ballia by a youth for rejecting his sexual advances.
According to Sivadasan, Manu died by suicide around 3.45pm inside the room on the first floor where the inmates dry their clothes.
Since colonial era, Dalits in this region were more prosperous than their counterparts in UP