Zilla Dalit Seva Samithi members take out a rally from Vittal to Mangaluru

Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

Mangaluru : Members of Zilla Dalit Seva Samithi took out a 42-km rally from Vittal to Mangaluru on Monday, urging the government to implement their demands. The jatha was flagged off by district president of the Samithi B K Sesappa Bedrakadu. He said, “We had appealed to the authorities on laying roads to the SC/ST […]

SC/ST welfare committee staged protest against encroachment of reserved land

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Mangaluru: SC/ST welfare committee staged protest against the acquisition of land which was reserved for depressed class people, on Monday in front Mangaluru City Corporation. Addressing the protestors Dalit leader Balakrishna said that, acquired land was reserved for Dalits. From past several years proposal for Ambedkar Bhavan and training centre has been given to the […]

SP visits Koragas living in deplorable condition

Thursday, August 18th, 2016
Bhushan Gulabrao Borase

Mangaluru: Superintendent of Police (SP) Bhushan Gulabrao Borase visited Koraga families who have been residing in a deplorable condition at Atrinje in Sulkeri Gram Panchayat of Belthangady taluk on Wednesday. The issue of pathetic condition of Koragas was brought to his notice at the SC/ST grievances meeting held at Belthangady just a few minutes before he […]

Dalit leaders resent use of term like Girijana and Harijana in official records at SC/ST Meet

Friday, May 9th, 2014
Dalith Meeting

Mangalore : Shekhar L, Convener of the Dalita Hakkugala Horata Samithi said that the funds meant for development of Naxal affected villages are being used to asphalt the stretch of 1.5 km road leading to Jain Basadi in Savanalu, by discontinuing the asphalt of road leading to a Malekudiya colony. Speaking at the SC/ST Grievance […]

SC/ST grievance redressal meet: Baira community allege injustice by Bantwal cops

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
Baira community

Mangalore: The monthly SC/ST grievance redressal meet held at the SP office on March 3, Sunday witnessed some heated debate when members of Baira Samaj from Bantwal charged the Bantwal police of apathy in looking into their complaints. Participating in the meeting, Gopal Kadumutt, state legal authority member and honorary President of Baira Samaja, referred […]

Crime victims are eligible to claim state compensation – SP Abhishek Goyal

Monday, June 4th, 2012
SC/ST monthly Meeting

Mangalore : SP Abhishek Goyal speaking at the monthly SC/ST grievance meeting held in his office on Sunday said that victims of crime can now claim compensation according to the provisions of the Karnataka Victims’ Compensation Scheme. Revealing further details, he said that crime victims who have sustained physical injuries are eligible to claim compensation […]

DG of Human Rights Enforcement advises Heads of Depts. on tasks

Saturday, June 18th, 2011
Arun Chakravarthy

Mangalore: There are facilities reserved for SC/ST people in all departments of the state, and it is the responsibility of the heads of these departments to preserve and provide those facilities to the beneficiaries on time. With proper co-ordination among different departments prevailing, the upliftment of such unfortunate people is the duty allotted to concerned […]

“Udyogini” Information Camp concludes today

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010
Udyogini Information Camp concludes today

Mangalore: The 3 day information Camp, concludes at Urva Community Hall in City, for SC/ST education and development trust members / students had a valedictory session this evening. Canara Bank Senior Manager Kaushal was the Chief Guest. He told the audience that his Bank had provided enough facilities to those active members who work through […]

SC/ST Review Meeting held at Taluk office

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010
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Mangalore: A review was held at the level of SC/ST Mangalore Taluk today, at the office of MT Tahsildar C.M Manjunath, with Taluk level officials, Dalit leaders, and Ullal MLA U.T. Khader attending it. Discussions were held, relating to a photo of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar to be fixed on the wall of DCO, ownership certificates […]

Dalits demanded to take against Mangalore University Professor

Monday, July 26th, 2010
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Mangalore : The Mangalore Police Commissionerate organized Meet the Commissioner’ programme for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (SC/STs) at the Police Commissioner’s office on July 25, Sunday. Speaking on the problems, Nirmal Kumar of Karnataka Rajya Dalitha Sangha Samiti, urged Police Commissioner Seemanth Kumar Singh to take necessary action against Abhaya Kumar, Professor in Kannada […]