Tag: Dalit groups

UP: Woman sets husband ablaze for having dark complexion

Dalit girl set ablaze in Agra, dies in Delhi

Agra: A Class 10 Dalit student, set ablaze by two men in Uttar Pradesh’s Agra district on Tuesday, succumbed to her burn injuries in a Delhi hospital on Thursday, police said. Sanjali was set on fire by two bike-borne men when she was returning from Asharfi Devi Chidda Singh Intercollege[Read More…]

Violence in UP as Dalit protests spread

Lucknow: A ‘Bharat Bandh’ called by some Dalit groups against a Supreme Court ruling on the Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe Act triggered violence in parts of Uttar Pradesh on Monday, police said. Protesters attacked shops, looted some of them and pelted stones at police in Hapur, Agra, Meerut and Saharanpur, reports[Read More…]

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