Posts Tagged ‘Dalit Human Rights’

A gang on Thursday beat an eight-year-old boy from the dalit community to death and sexually assaulted his mother and sister, who are now in a critical condition, near¬†Arakandanallur¬†in¬†Villupuramdistrict. It is suspected that the assault maybe the fallout of a rivalry with people belonging to non-dalit communities from the same area. This is the third […]

  An investigation into the incident is under way, the police said, adding, according to their initial assessment, there was “serious negligence” on part of the hatchery management in ensuring adequate safety measures at the site. At least seven workers of a private hatchery died of asphyxiation inside a drain in Chittoor district of Andhra […]

Protecting citizens against the discrimination, the representatives of the 28 countries in the European Parliament (EP) on 10 October 2013 adopted a strong resolution condemning caste discrimination. The EP advocates European Union institutions to strengthen its policy on the issue. The committee on Development (DEVE) has prepared the motion for a resolution and its draft […]