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Dalit Human Rights

NCDHR is preparing a study on the situation of Dalits in India on different issues affecting Dalit’s life. This report would be submitted to the Special Rapporteurs appointed by the UN Commission on Human Rights in the month of March this year.
We seek your support in this exercise and request you to send any report/study which you have done in recent times regarding the situation of Dalits in your state. We assure you that we would acknowledge your contribution in this report. Any study undertaken by you and your organization concerning some/any of the areas we have identified for including in this proposed report would be useful for us:

Land Rights
Housing Rights
Manual Scavenging
Right to Food: Discrimination faced in Food Security Programmes
Special Component Plan
Reservation in Private Sector
Dalits and Education
Political Participation
Criminal Justice System: PCRA, POA- Untouchability & Atrocities
Extra Judicial Violence: Torture, Cruel, Inhuman & Degrading treatment
Dalit Human Rights Defender
Dalit Bonded Labour
Jogini/Devadasi System
Wages: Discriminatory Practices
Violence against Dalit Women
Dalit Child Labour
Access to Health Care Services
Discrimination faced in Tsunami and other Natural Disasters

Please Respond Immediately.

With Regards
Umakant, Ph.D
National Campaign on Dalit Human Rights (NCDHR)
8/1, 2nd Floor, South Patel Nagar
New Delhi-110008
Tel: 011-25842249, Tel/Fax: 011-25842250
Mobile: 093501-83804
Website: www.dalits.org