DICCI chairman calls for upliftment of dalits

Dalit Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DICCI) president Narra Ravi Kumar on Sunday called for upliftment of people belonging to lower castes and underprivileged to end discrimination in the society. He... Read more »

Punjab to challenge HC order quashing quota in promotion to SCs in apex court

The recent judgment of the Supreme Court allowing the Centre to resume quotas in promotions for the Scheduled Caste (SCs) employees has forced the Punjab government to change its stance on the... Read more »

Jalgaon Dalit Boys Narrate Tale of Horror, Say They Were Stripped And Whipped

Two minor Dalit boys were stripped naked, beaten up and paraded in a village in Maharashtra’s Jalgaon for swimming in a village well on June 14. Since then, life seems to have... Read more »

Maharashtra atrocity on 3 Dalit boys: Rahul blames RSS/BJP

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday blamed the RSS and Bharatiya Janata Party’ politics after three Dalit boys were paraded nude and assaulted for swimming in a village well in Wakadi village.... Read more »

Anti-Dalit stir in Maharashtra worries BJP ahead of 2019 elections

Fast-tracking the work on a mega Ambedkar memorial and 100% subsidy to buy farmland for poor and landless scheduled caste labourers — these are among programme that the BJP government in Maharashtra... Read more »

Strive for welfare of SCs, STs: K Ramulu, Member of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes

Member of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes K Ramulu has instructed the officials concerned to strive for the welfare of the downtrodden community with a commitment and dedication. He held a... Read more »

Furore in Maharashtra as 3 Dalit boys paraded nude for swimming in village well

In a shocking incident, three minor Dalit boys were stripped, beaten and paraded nude in a village here for allegedly swimming in a village well, officials said here on Thursday. The issue... Read more »

Dalit boy thrashed by Darbar boys, horrific video goes viral

A 13-year-old Dalit boy from Vithlapur village in Ahmedabad district was allegedly beaten and humiliated by youths from the upper caste Darbar community on Wednesday. The incident — which took place near... Read more »

Gujarat: Drop 74 cases against Dalits, activist Kaushik Parmar writes to minister

Two days after state Social Justice & Empowerment Minister of Gujarat Ishwar Parmar said that he has not received any official representation from anyone, demanding withdrawal of cases against Dalits, filed in... Read more »

Warangal | Dalit could become the CM of Telangana: Congress leader Meira Kumar

Former Speaker of the Lok Sabha and senior Congress leader Meira Kumar has given a clarion call to public to defeat the TRS and BJP in the next elections for their anti-Dalit... Read more »