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Latest News on Social Boycott
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Aug 06, 2019
Caste discrimination in MP: Wedding processions, sitting in front of 'upper caste' members among recent causes for social boycott of DalitsAn activist said that even if Dalits try to break discriminatory social norms, there are harsh consequences that follow.
Feb 07, 2019
In the nomadic Kanjarbhat community, a group of activists are quietly leading a campaign against 'virginity tests'In the Kanjarbhat community, a bride must submit to a 'virginity test' on the night of her wedding. But a campaign spearheaded by the community's youth is hoping to put an end to the practice | A ground report
Oct 11, 2017
20 Muslim families forced to leave village in Rajasthan after threats, social boycott from upper caste Hindus20 Muslim families were forced to flee their homes in Rajasthan's Dantal village in Jaisalmer district, after threats from Upper Caste Hindu neighbours
Jul 13, 2017
President Pranab Mukherjee signs act making social boycott a criminal offence in MaharashtraDiktat for social boycott issued by caste panchayats has become a crime punishable with jail term up to seven years and penalty that can extend to Rs five lakh in Maharashtra, a first in the country
May 22, 2017
Triple talaq row: Muslims resorting to the practice will face social boycott, AIMPLB tells SCMuslims resorting to triple talaq will face "social boycott" and an advisory will be issued to the qazis (judge of a Sharia court) that they should tell the grooms that they will not resort to such a form of divorce, a prominent Muslim body told the Supreme Court on Monday.
Apr 17, 2017
Triple talaq row: AIMPLB presenting social boycott as solution reflects its privilegeBoth Salim and Hasina Khan, founder-member of Bebaak Collective, an umbrella of Muslim women’s groups that has previously criticised both triple talaq and the AIMPLB’s patriarchal statements
Apr 16, 2017
UP woman who refused to accept triple talaq over phone attacked with acid by in-lawsA Muslim woman, who refused to accept talaq from her husband over the phone, was assaulted and attacked with acid by her in-laws in Neuria area of Pilibhit in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday.
Nov 20, 2015
Maharashtra sets example, to become first state to make social boycott a criminal offenceMaharashtra set to become the first state in India to pass a law making social boycott a punishable offense.
Feb 20, 2015
Order to end social boycott of Dalits in Harayana village would be ineffective, says SCThe Supreme Court on Friday said that it cannot pass an order to end alleged social boycott of the Dalit community in violence-hit Mirchpur village in Haryana as it would be an "ineffective" one.