Dalit man tied to pole, thrashed by upper-caste men in K’taka; 15 arrested
The Karnataka Police arrested 15 people for allegedly assaulting a Dalit man, Sagar, during an annual fair in Vijayapura district.
by Saurabh Pandey
According to the police, Sagar was drunk when a scuffle broke out after he questioned the upper-caste men for stopping the music during the festival. The men then tied him to a pole and thrashed him.
Courtesy : Inshort
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