Dalit Atrocities

Dalit atrocities a challenge to society, says government

Thu, 08/11/2016 - 22:28

New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Dubbing the increasing incidents of atrocities on the Dalits as a "challenge before Indian society", the Union government on Thursday voiced its committment to prevent such crime by empowering the community economically and socially through development.


Mayawati in Gujarat to meet Dalit atrocity victims

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 15:02

Ahmedabad, Aug 4 (IANS) BSP supremo Mayawati arrived in Gujarat on Thursday to express her solidarity with the Dalit victims of the July 11 atrocities in Una and accused the state and the Centre of oppressing the community.


Concerned over violence against Dalits, women: Congress

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 18:12

New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Expressing concern over what it said were growing incidents of violence against the Dalits, minorities and women in the country, the Congress on Monday said the Narendra Modi government was not doing anything to improve the situation.


Two accused arrested in Bihar Dalit assault case

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 18:22

Patna, July 23 (IANS) The police on Saturday arrested two of the 11 accused in connection with a case in which two Dalit youths were beaten up for allegedly stealing a motorcycle in Muzaffarpur district.


Outrage against Dalit atrocities in Gujarat continues

Thu, 07/21/2016 - 20:30

Ahmedabad, July 21 (IANS) The public outrage over the recent flogging of Dalit youngsters by self-appointed cow vigilantes in Saurashtra region refused to die down, a day after the Gujarat bandh call, with reports of protests and violence from across the state kept on trickling in on Thursday too.