ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Mirchpur: Assertion and Retaliation

A year and half later, national attention has shifted away from Mirchpur and its anti-dalit violence. This contribution from the states looks at the perseverance of caste domination and hegemony which has derailed the process of justice even after the judicial proceedings were shifted out of Haryana. In parallels eerily similar to Gujarat, the author finds a collusion between state power and the powerful accused.

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