articles by Kavita Patil

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Karnataka polls: Pro-Dalit Siddaramaiah likely to get majority of the community's votes, says activist Mavalli Shankar

Human rights activist and state secretary of the Dalit Sangharsh Samiti (Ambedkar Wada), Mavalli Shankar Shankar says that people in Karnataka should not vote for BJP in the upcoming Assembly election

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Karnataka elections 2018: Dalit's major demand is implementation of Constitution, says RPI's R Mohan Raj

Republican Party of India's Karnataka president R Mohan Raj, who is contesting from Udupi in the upcoming Assembly election in the state, says lack of proper implementation of the Constitution has led to the rise in violation of Dalit rights

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Karnataka polls: A secular party in power only way to uphold Dalit rights, says activist Indudhara Honnapura

In Part-3 of a five-part series on prominent Dalit activists who have a deep influence on the politics of Karnataka, Indudhara Honnapura, editor of Samvaada, says that people from the community should support any political party that is not linked to BJP

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Karnataka polls: BJP, Congress two heads of one snake, both take advantage of minorities, says Dalit activist BR Bhaskar Prasad

Dalit activist BR Bhaskar Prasad speaks about how the issue of Dalit rights and Supreme Court's dilution of SC/ST Act will impact the Karnataka polls.