ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Changing Status of Pulaya Harijans of Kerala

The Putayas are the bottom rung of the caste hierarchy in Kerala. From being a source of pollu tion, they have, through education, greater economic independence, and through enactment of laws prohibit ing discrimination against them, attained a higher status in society.

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