ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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BIHAR-Dalits Gain New Izzat

Dalits Gain New Izzat Indu Bharti For the Dalits in Bihar the significance of the last Lok Sabha and assembly elections lay not so much in the seats won and votes polled by political parties representing them as in the fact that for the first time hundreds of thousands of Dalits cast their votes, resisting threats to their lives and defeating the upper castes' murderous booth-capturing campaign. This has given the Dalits a new izzat (dignity).

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