Tag Archives: Dalits

Dalits who fled village launch protest, demand arrest of 19 upper-caste men for threats

Summary: The Dalits are demanding arrest of 19 upper-caste men from the village in Bhilangana block who allegedly threatened to burn them alive. Members of the woman’s family had registered a complaint in Ghansali police station against the boy for misbehaving ...

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Muslims, Jains and Dalits extend support to Lingayat cause

‘Basaveshwara’s ideals largely match with the belief of Islam and Ambedkar’ The mega rally organised at the Ambedkar District Stadium on Sunday for demanding religion tag for Lingayat was supported by people from different faiths and communities, including Muslims and ...

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Dalits ‘punished’ in Telangana: SC panel meets victims, demands accused’s arrest

This comes weeks after a video of the two men being ‘punished’ by a local BJP worker went viral. National SC Commission member K. Ramulu visited the village of Abhangapatnam in Telangana’s Nizamabad district on Saturday, and interacted with two ...

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Dalits, activists from State backing Jignesh

They have organised funds for him The face of the Dalit movement in Gujarat — Jignesh Mevani — who is contesting from Vadgam reserved constituency of Banaskantha district in Gujarat in the polls to be held on December 14, is ...

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Muslims, Dalits & tribals to unite, thwart BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha polls

The two groups spearheading the movement are the All Bengal Minorities Youth Federation and All India Sunnat Al Jamayat. Kolkata:On the anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition, prominent Muslim groups in the state held a meeting to bring their community, ...

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