Archive for October, 2008

Bottom of the caste system, the entrepreneurial drive of the Dalits used to be stifled. But slowly that’s all changing, writes Richard Orange in Mumbai   Stepping on to the factory floor of Suryatech Solar Systems is a test of faith. A welded patchwork of rusting scrap has been used to make a second mezzanine […]

Chairman of Law Commission Justice A.R. Lakshmanan has written to the Union government to take up with six State governments the issue of manual scavenging still prevalent in their States and to ask them to enforce the ban.In a letter written to Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Meira Kumar on October 14, Justice […]

No human being should be allowed to get into sewerage and drainage lines to clear blocks, the Madras High Court said on Monday. Passing interim orders on a public interest litigation petition, the First Bench comprising Chief Justice A.K.Ganguly and Justice F.M. Ibrahim Kalifulla, said if any drain was choked, it was the responsibility of […]

The chrage-sheet on the caste-murder of a Budhhist named , Baban Misal has been filed by the local police in the session court of Ahmadnagar on 1st October 08. Atrocitynews has already followed the case, readers may know that the victim Baban Sitaram Missal was hacked to death on 6th June 08 by caste Hindu […]

Today, Atrocitynews team awarded a Scholarship in the memory of late Nitin Dongre to a girl-student from Valmiki community (Scavenger Caste). Moreover, on this occasion 15 other top performing students from this community were encouraged with different prizes. Bhagyashri Chindale coming from rural place in Vidharbha secured 97% and topped the chart among BC community. […]

Following is a sufficiently absorbant reply from Jerry to Armugam…Thanks Jerry   Dear Armugam: Acknowledging the comments of Armugam, following is submitted for consideration of readers in view of what is written and projected by Media who is using this verdict to increase the hate by publishing the celebrations photos and satisfaction comments of Dalit leaders. […]