Discrimination

Cops ‘beat’ Dalit to death for applying Holi colours on upper caste in Jharkhand

Cops ‘beat’ Dalit to death for applying Holi colours on upper caste in Jharkhand

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 […]