Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu

Bad Maintenance Hazard in Family Park

 
/ August 8, 2012

Mukumbu Park in Trichy District is in bad shape.

Untouchability – On the Ground

 
/ July 10, 2012

Issues – Information – Inspiration

Untouchability as practised in Churches

 
/ May 7, 2012

Christian Dalits are not allowed to sing in churches. They are even buried in separate graves are not allowed to move out of their caste even if they convert. This is a clear sign of caste based discrimination as is practised in many parts of India. This so-called “tradition” exists...

Manual Scavengers forced to work without Safety Gear

 
/ April 26, 2012

Dalits are made to clean the Uyyakondan canal without any safety gears in the city of Trichy in Tamil Nadu. They are forced to clean plastic, acid waste, dead bodies, and human excreta from water, with their bare hands.  Even after passing of the Employment of Manual Scavengers and Construction...