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Marginalized communities in the South Asian caste system

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Dalit: Marginalized communities in the South Asian caste system
Dalit is a name for people who used to belong to the lowest caste in India, previously characterised as "untouchables". Dalits were excluded from the four-fold varna system of Hinduism and were seen as "Avarna", also known by the name of Panchama.

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Poona Pact is signed between Gandhi & Ambedkar | Septemebr 23rd in history | Oneindia News [Video]

Poona Pact is signed between Gandhi & Ambedkar | Septemebr 23rd in history | Oneindia News

The Poona pact was signed on this day between Mohandas Gandhi and Dr BR Ambedkar granting rights to Dalits or lower caste Hindus. The Poona pact followed from a proposal by the British Indian govt..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:14Published
Bijnor, UP: National level Dalit woman kho kho player's body found on railway tracks | Oneindia News [Video]

Bijnor, UP: National level Dalit woman kho kho player's body found on railway tracks | Oneindia News

On Friday afternoon a 24-year-old national-level kho kho player from UP was found dead. Her body was discovered dumped on railway tracks less than 100m from her home in Bijnor. #Bijnor..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:38Published

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