Archive for the ‘dalit atrocity’ Category

Following published article in a leading daily suggests affirmative action in Indian cricket on the lines of South African policy of compulsory 50% Black players intake. What’s as pervasive in India as caste? An interest in cricket. What do the two have to tell about India when brought together? A lot, it turns out. Between […]


A young Dalit woman, nine months pregnant, and her unborn child died allegedly after being brutally beaten up by the police in the Barabanki district of Uttar Pradesh. The incident took place late on Sunday night in the Mankapur locality of the Asandra police station area in Barabanki district. Family members of 22-year-old Ruchi, who belong to […]


Condemn this brutal murder! Punish the casteist culprits, for the ghastly murder of a dalit boy! Friends, I am shocked and immensely pained at the news of the brutal murder of a dalit boy from Khanapur in Manthani mandal, Peddapalli district, Manthani Madhukar, for his “crime” of loving an “upper caste” girl or reciprocating her […]


A 52-year old Dalit man was allegedly beaten to death by the police for throwing coloured powder on an upper caste on Holi in Jharkhand’ Koderma district , the victim’s widow said. The family of victim Pradeep Choudhary said that the deceased, along with other villagers, had sprinkled abir (coloured powder) on a local chowkidar […]


The story brings shivers. A Dalit youth was murdered in Hisar for marrying an upper caste girl. The dead body was recovered from a railway track in Mirzapur Dhansu and the deceased has been identified as Rajesh Kumar alias Amarjeet . “He is my younger brother who was missing from last two days. He had […]


Waiting for justice, Bhaiyyalal Bhotmange, the lone survivor of Khairlanji Massacre, breathed his last in the evening of 20th January, 2017. He was declared dead in Nagpur’s Shrikrishna’s hospital due to major heart attack. Earlier when he came back from his work to his residence at MHADA colony, Bhandara he did not feel well. Immediately, […]


Bhaiyyaal died due to massive heart attack, he was painful in his last days. He is still painful in his grave, for injustice meted out on this and to him and his family. He might be a poor father from Khairlanji but a dared Ambedkarite. He lost his family to caste hatred but he kept all […]