15-year-old girl raped and burnt alive

The girl was earlier allegedly raped by a local resident and the family was being pressured to withdraw her complaint. Bulandshahr (Uttar Pradesh): A 15-year-old Dalit girl, who was allegedly set on fire... Read more »

Naidu claims that along with police YSRCP is also responsible for family suicide

“The Minority family’s suicide was just a culmination of a series of non-stop atrocities being committed against the BCs, SCs, STs and Muslim minorities under the Jagan Reddy’s ‘Police Raj’,” Amaravati, Nov... Read more »

Why does Delhi police not file FIR in gang rape and murder case of a 17-year-old Dalit girl

By Sonam Kumari It is outrageous that the local police at Model Town Police Station have still not filed an FIR, though more than a month has passed after a young girl,... Read more »

SC order on Prevention of Atrocities Act will weaken the roots of fight against untouchability

Counterview Desk Dalit rights organizations – the National Dalit Movement for Justice-National Campaign on Dalit Human Rights (NDMJ-NCDHR) and the National Coalition for Strengthening Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Castes (STs) Prevention... Read more »

Minor girl set ablaze by jilted lover

The police said that the accused, Krishna Gupta, 21, has been arrested. Ballia (Uttar Pradesh): In a shocking incident, a 15-year-old Dalit girl was set ablaze in a village in Ballia district by... Read more »

Two lynched, beheaded, set afire in Assam over black magic allegations

“On suspicion of witch-craft a mob lynched Ramawati Halua, 50 and Bijoy Gour, 45, following the death of a teenage girl in Rohimapur village under Dokmoka police station area earlier this week,”... Read more »

Husband of village head set ablaze in Amethi

Union minister Smriti Irani has spoken to local police officials and asked for strict action in the matter. Amethi (Uttar Pradesh), October 30: The husband of a Dalit village head was allegedly set... Read more »

Dalit liquor vend salesman ‘burnt alive’ in Raj over salary dues

The crime comes in the wake of burning alive of a temple priest in Rajasthan over a land dispute. Jaipur, Oct 26 (IANS) In a gory incident, a Dalit youth working as a... Read more »

Domestic help’s death: Repeat of Hathras case?

By Counterview Desk A fact-finding team of the All-India Dalit Mahila Adhikar Manch comprising of Utkarsha Tomar, Kusum Lata, Cand Asha, has alleged that the family of Neetu, a member of the... Read more »

Dalit woman raped at gunpoint by 2 men in UP

Although the incident took place a week ago, the police were informed about it on Sunday. Kanpur, Oct 19 (IANS) A Dalit woman was allegedly raped at gunpoint by two men, including a... Read more »

Another accused held in Barabanki rape-murder case

The ASP said that Dinesh confessed to his role in the crime on interrogation and also provided vital inputs on the basis of which Rishikesh, who runs a shop in the village,... Read more »

Girl dies of stab injuries, friend battling for life in Vijayawada

Nagendra and Divya Tejaswini of Krishthurajapuram area in Vijayawada were found with stab injuries in the girl’s home on Thursday. Vijayawada, Oct 16 (IANS) Another sensational case is challenging the city police in... Read more »

Another Dalit girl raped, murdered in UP

However, there is confusion over the girl’s age and the police have not added the charges under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. Barabanki (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 16 (IANS) Even... Read more »

2 UP policemen suspended after rape victim commits suicide

The police personnel did not register the victim’s complaint and asked her family to ‘bring strong evidence’ for an FIR to be registered. Lucknow, Oct 15 (IANS) Two police personnel in Uttar Pradesh’s... Read more »

Accused in Gonda acid attack held after encounter in UP

The accused, Ashish, was arrested following an encounter with the police personnel in the Huzurpur area. He sustained injuries during the encounter and has been hospitalised. Gonda, (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 14 (IANS) The... Read more »

3 minor Dalit sisters injured in acid attack in UP’s Gonda

Kajal, 17, Mahima, 12, and Sonam, 8, were sleeping on the roof of their house when they were attacked by an unidentified person. No arrest has been made so far. Gonda (Uttar... Read more »

Balrampur victim’s family seeks 1Cr in compensation

The victim was a 22-year-old Dalit college student was raped and brutalised in the Gaisari village of Balrampur on September 29. Two persons were arrested in connection with the crime. Balrampur (UP),... Read more »

R’sthan rape case: Life term for four, 5-year RI for fifth

The Thanagaazi rape case in Rajasthan was reported on April 26, 2019 and grabbed nationwide attention as the men raped the woman in front of her husband, filmed the act and made... Read more »

Why Balrampur rape case is being ignored?

A Dalit girl died after being assaulted in Hathras and another Dalit woman was raped and killed in Balrampur district. Balrampur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 6 (IANS) Two strikingly similar incidents took place at... Read more »

3 arrested for Bhadohi girl’s murder

The three were arrested on Thursday and have been identified as Kundan, Collector and Prince, all residents of Gopiganj in Bhadohi. They have confessed to their crime, as per the police. Bhadohi... Read more »