Dalit March Halted to Present Bronze Coin to President Murmu | Latest news India

A group of some 350 Dalits returned to Gujarat on Tuesday after their march to Delhi, along with a specially designed brass coin weighing 1,111kg, which they wanted to hand over to the President to be kept in the new Parliament building, was detained by police at the border between Haryana and Rajasthan. {{^SubscribedUser}} {{/SubscribedUser}} … Read more

A coin for the new Parliament building with a reminder of untouchability

An Ahmedabad-based human rights organization unveiled a 1000kg brass coin with an engraved message about untouchability on its Dalit Shakti Kendra in Nani Devti village near Sanand on Wednesday. The organisation, the Navsarjan Trust, plans to donate the coin to the government for the new Parliament building next month after a week-long yatra. The coin, … Read more