Eight Mahadalits converted to Christianity in Bihar

Eight poor Mahadalits, including a woman, converted to Christianity in a village in Bihar's Munger district, an official said Saturday.

Jitan Ram Manjhi calls for Dalit unity in Bihar

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday called upon the Dalits to unite and strengthen their position in the society.

Bihar CM alleges bias against dalits, says 'temple was washed after my visit'

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday said he himself had been a victim of bias against 'mahadalits', claiming that a temple in Madhubani district was washed and purified soon after his visit a couple of months back.

Bihar CM alleges bias against dalits, says 'temple was washed after my visit'

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday said he himself had been a victim of bias against 'mahadalits', claiming that a temple in Madhubani district was washed and purified soon after his visit a couple of months back.

Bihar Mahadalits unwilling to return to their homes

Nearly 300 Mahadalit families who fled their village after being threatened by upper caste men refused to return to their homes Saturday despite assurance of security and action against the perpetrators by Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi.

Hundreds of Mahadalits flee Bihar village after threats

Their caste kinsman may be the Bihar chief minister but that brings no solace to hundreds of Mahadalits who fled their village in Gaya district and taken shelter in a government office after threats from upper caste men for protesting the killing of one of them.

Bihar CM Manjhi asks 'mahadalits' to unite

Asking 'mahadalits' or the most backward among the Scheduled Castes (SC) to unite, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday said it will make them powerful and gain political power.

Nitish asks mahadalits to keep away from divisive elements

Nitish Kumar in a veiled attack on Lalu Prasad on Monday appealed to mahadalits to keep away from elements seeking to divide them.

Lalu finds fault in Nitish radio scheme for mahadalits

Alleging corruption in the radio scheme by Bihar government for mahadalits, RJD President Lalu Prasad Yadav Wednesday said that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was "befooling" them.

Nitish govt distributes 6 lakh radios among mahadalits

The Bihar govt has distributed about six lakh radio sets among mahadalits, a sub-group of poor dalit castes to make them aware of government welfare schemes.

Employment-oriented schemes needed for Mahadalits

Employment-oriented schemes were needed for the uplift of Mahadalits in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Saturday.

Modi demands `automatic inclusion` of Mahadalits in BPL

Bihar Deputy Chief Minister SK Modi on Saturday demanded that the Centre should ensure `automatic inclusion` of Mahadalits in the nation-wide survey of BPL
families.

Mahadalits finally getting their dues

Senior
JD (U) leader and Bihar assembly Speaker Udai Narain Choudhry
today said the Mahadalit Ekjuta Morcha would organise a rally
at the Gandhi maidan here on Feb21.

Nitish to head Bihar Mahadalit Development Mission

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
would head the Mahadalit Vikas Marg Sarshan Samiti for the
uplift of mahadalits.