ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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SCHEDULED CASTES- Beyond the System

SCHEDULED CASTES Beyond the System Moin Shakir THE Dalit Panthers have emerged as a force to reckon with in Maharashtra. The challenge they pose takes the form not so much of politicisation of the scheduled castes or dalits as of highlighting the failure of the political system to achieve the objective of social equality and economic justice proclaimed in the Constitution. The Dalit Panthers have served to re-emphasise the importance of the social infrastructure for the political and economic system.

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