Dalit News

Dalits seek police aid over temple entry

Harried Dalit families of Badgaon village have sought the intervention of Balikuda police to take action against the errant priests who have denied entry of Dalits to the Sankarswer temple. Meanwhile, Dalit Mahasangh has threatened to agitate if those who ...

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Thane youth’s suicide post-detention: After high court rap, 4 cops booked for abetment

MUMBAI: A day after being pulled up by the Bombay high court, Thane police have registered an FIR against four cops of Titwala police stationfor allegedly abetting the suicide of a 21-year-old automobile engineer in August 2017. On August 23, 2017, Mitesh Jagtap, who had a diploma in ...

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Girl, 12, raped by minor, critical; accused held

LUCKNOW: A minor boyraped a 12-year old Dalit girl in Mohanlalganj on Tuesday when she was alone in her house. The girl, who was bleeding profusely, was admitted to a hospital and said to be critical. A student of class VIII, she lives with her grandmother, ...

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TEMPLE PRIESTS INSULT DALIT GIRL: FIR FILED

The Balikuda police registered a case on Tuesday against two priests of a local temple who had allegedly passed casteist remarks against a Dalit girl. The incident occurred in Badagaon village under Balikuda police limits. A pharmacy student who is ...

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Fighting spirit

BORN in Dhadkuli village near Chutmalpur in Saharanpur in western Uttar Pradesh, Chandrashekhar Azad ‘Ravan’ emerged as the face of the Dalit movement when he put up a board outside his village with the words: “The Great Chamars of Dhadkuli ...

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