ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Portents of Upper-caste Political Mobilisation

In recent times, north and central India has witnessed protests against the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act led by the upper castes. These protests can be seen as part of a larger political consolidation of Brahmins and the upper castes in this region. What are the positions and manoeuvres adopted by major political forces which aid this consolidation?



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Updated On : 26th Nov, 2018

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