- Law needed to stop acts of discrimination
- The event was organised by ActionAid Bangladesh and Regional Antyaja Forum (RAF). In June, the Law Commission recommended formulation of a law to prevent discrimination against Dalits, adivasis, cleaners, tea-garden labourers, hermaphrodites ...
- What's there in a surname?
- Subsequently, they were not even considered as Sudra as they were categorized as Antyaja (last in the last category) and were generally given space outside the main town for residence. The oppression continued in the colonial period where they were ...
- Arc of Justice: What's in a name?
- But isn't the humiliation productive of righteous anger and defiant energy, and hadn't the Hindu caste system been left behind through the outright rejection of terms like “Untouchable”, “Mahar”, “antyaja”, “panchama” and even the Gandhian “Harijan”?
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