Dalit man thrashed for utilizing handpump

Banda: A 45-year-old Dalit man was beaten up in a village in Banda district of Uttar Pradesh on Friday allegedly by people who objected to his using a government-installed handpump, the police said. The victim has lodged an FIR over the incident. — PTI

DDC members to take oath on Dec 28

New Delhi: The J&K administration plans to hold swearing-in ceremony for the newly elected members of the District Development Councils (DDC) on December 28 even as the race to form the council governing structures intensified. inside

Rajinikanth rushed to hospital for BP

Hyderabad: Superstar Rajinikanth was on Friday admitted to Apollo Hospital here as he was suffering from severe blood pressure fluctuations. He was shooting for a movie here for the past 10 days. The actor has tested negative for Covid-19. — PTI

Malayalam actor drowns in dam while bathing

Idukki: Malayalam actor Anil Nedumangadu, best known for his role as a police officer in the critically acclaimed “Ayyappannum Koshiyum”, drowned while bathing near the Malankara dam site on Friday evening. The actor was in Thodupuzha in connection with a film shoot of his new movie “Peace” and had gone to bathe with friends when the mishap occurred. PTI

Urdu poet Faruqi dead

New Delhi: Legendary Urdu poet Shamsur Rahman Faruqi passed away on Friday at his Allahabad home, a month after recovering from Covid-19. He was 85. The Padma Shri poet was discharged from a hospital in Delhi on November 23 after recovering from Covid. PTI

Be the first to comment on "Dalit man thrashed for utilizing handpump"

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.


%d bloggers like this: