ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Understanding Caste Dynamics

Atrocity against Dalits in Bihar

While the Dalit upsurge in Una in Gujarat received widespread attention, an atrocity against Dalit youths being thrashed in Muzaffarpur, Bihar at the same time did not. It remained merely a Paswan versus Bhumihar confrontation. Dalits remain a differentiated group in Bihar, and have a long way to go before the community can rise above the imperatives of the here and now and assert as a conglomeration. 



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