The upper castes are holding panchayats in favour of the accused, hailing the UP Police’s claim of “no rape” citing the Agra Forensic Science Laboratory report that mentions the absence of semen from samples taken eight days after the incident. They have done it for money,” he says. Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur arrived here on Friday to review the situation amid a bird flu scare as the number of dead migratory birds at the Pong wildlife sanctuary in Kangra district reached 3,409 the previous day.. Renowned sociologist M N Srinivas, well-known for his work on caste, has observed that three important requirements for the dominance of a particular caste in an Indian village — land ownership, a relatively high ritual position, and numerical strength. But the news media is in a crisis of its own. The Thakur Nimgaon village has population of 1936 of which 998 are males while 938 are females as per Population Census 2011. This is the overwhelming mood prevalent in Boolgarhi village, dominated by upper castes, in Hathras district of Uttar Pradesh . ThePrint has the finest young reporters, columnists and editors working for it. In the first phase, lasting from the Independence to the 1960s, the Congress dominated the political arena and leadership was primarily concentrated among the Brahmins and Thakurs. The thinking itself is dirty, immoral and unethical. It adds that “together these two castes do not constitute more than 15 per cent of the population of the state, but in each election they have held more than 25 per cent of the seats in the assembly.”. Yet another source of power for the Thakur community is the fact that UP had a high concentration of princely states. Only CBI investigation will reveals the real truth whic involves the political influence of the national opposite party in this as per media report about payment of compensation to the vitimed girl family .No should be let out from cbi enquiry to unearth the truth of politically motived. They use the Act as they like — to earn money and put us in trouble. It should be scrapped. LOCAL MLA’S MUST BE DISMISSED. Shud right to assemble be given to only one grup? In a 2017 research paper, titled ‘After silent revolution: Marginalised Dalits and local democracy in Uttar Pradesh, North India,’ Kumar suggests that politics in UP can be broken down into three main phases. Chandra Shekhar, who became the eighth prime minister of India, belonged to a powerful zamindar family in Eastern UP. There are multiple false alarms in case of SC/ST Acts. In the caste-based structure of Indian society, Thakurs stand right below the Brahmins and belong to what is known as the warrior caste. Upper caste hona paap ho gaya hai aaj kal ki duniya mein (it’s a sin to be an upper caste in today’s world),” says Sandeep’s cousin, who does not want to be named. A Thakur-Brahmin alliance formed the bedrock of the BJP’s social base in the state. The study surveys over 7,000 households in 14 districts of UP and comes to the conclusion that while “upper caste Hindu groups accounts for 15 per cent of the sampled households, they emerge as the biggest owners of land, controlling close to 30 per cent share of the total cultivable area.” Within this group, the Thakurs’ share in land is 2.17 times their proportion in the number of households. The Scheduled Castes continued to be dependent on the upper castes. Don’t write about Brahmin….We are not with rapist of any caste,Creed ,colour…. A mandir in the Brahmin lane, painted white, however, tells a different story — Brahmins and Thakurs are allowed, but the Valmikis aren’t. When anti-social Beam Army can assemble along with maoists/anti-nationals & create ruckus, then why Thakurs/Brahmins shud not assemble. The Valmikis — the Dalit community the woman belonged too — are minuscule in comparison, with just three families, all related to each other. In terms of sheer numbers, the caste composition of the village where the incident took place is an indication of the same. Meanwhile, accused Luvkush’s uncle — who also doesn’t want to give his name — says there was no rivalry between the families of the Sandeep and the woman, and that visits were frequent. I have heard that the girl’s family killed her and framed the upper caste men. The Padrai Thakur village has population of 2060 of which 1041 are males while 1019 are females as … The Brahmins of Boolgarhi are standing firmly with the Thakurs on this matter. 88 rapes take place in INDIA everyday. Thakurs and Brahmins own the agricultural land, while the Valmikis’ livelihood depends on cattle. The shortage of caregivers is a major concern across the globe. This was about 50% of all the recorded Thakur's in the USA. My only doubt is if the accused boys are innocent then why the girl was burned into ashes at 1am and if their family are accused then why the policeman won’t answered the reporter on the spot. Districts that reported less than 25% urban population have been classified as rural. Copyright © 2021 The Indian Express [P] Ltd. 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This is the overwhelming mood prevalent in Boolgarhi village, dominated by upper castes, in Hathras district of Uttar Pradesh . “Everyone knows how Dalits have always targeted upper castes using the ‘Harijan Act’. There are 200-odd OBCs in U.P. Why only him… U have Rahul, Sitaram Yechuri, D Raja, Brinda , Derreck O,broin waiting in the wings. In fact, the woman’s family had told ThePrint how the “ill fate” of their daughter was driven by caste — they aren’t the “dabang Thakurs or Pandits”. What a claim that a family of a community so miniscule in number in the village, just 3 in 200 odd houses, threatening dominating and powerful communities like Thakurs & Brahmins to implicate them under SC/ST act! Criminals must not be allowed to take over protest. Thakur said, "Economic growth requires world-class infrastructure and we have promised this under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY). How will it disappear? Vaccinating entire population can cause great harm, UPSC can avoid merit list row. Manuwadi hay hay ! Irrespective of the caste all revere brahmins. The disproportionately large amount of land owned by Thakurs in UP is established by a study conducted by a December 2016 study published in the Economic and Political Weekly titled, ‘Identity equations and electoral politics: Investigating political economy of land employment and education’. “For instance, it has been observed that when the SP wins elections in UP, the Thakurs emerge as the largest group in the state assembly, and in the scenario of BSP’s victory, none other than Brahmins occupy the maximum number of seats,” states the EPW report. “After the Babri mosque incident, BJP never came back to power in UP for the next 20 years. The upper castes had a strong feeling of discontent. Offence is the best form of defence It is beyond one’s imagination that a few valmiki families living near the powerful land owing brahmins and Thakurs will kill their own daughter just to get compensation under sc/ st act . ALL OVER INDIA SAME PENALTIES FOR PUBLIC OFFICIALS SHOULD APPLY. Total Population: 5.6 crore Poor Brahmins: 13% Rich: 19% Literacy levels above the age of 18: 84% Graduates: 39% Brahmin chief justices between 1950 to 2000: 47% Associate justices between 1950-2000: 40% . “Moreover, the Jatavs and Valmikis failed to emerge as a coalition group against the dominant castes due to their deem socio-ritual divisions. The cost of education and living of poorer kids must be totally taken care of by the State. The Thakurs and Brahmins of Boolgarhi narrate a completely different version of the events of 14 September — the day the alleged gang rape took place. A new category of lies should come after lies, damned lies and statistics. It is a fact SC/ST act is being misused. 10.Thakur Kshatriya: Thakur – Thakurai Kshatriya are Suryavanshi. He also thinks the woman’s family killed her for money, and refuses to acknowledge the girl’s ‘dying declaration’ in which she alleged gang rape. He’s a very good boy. Population (2011) Total - 199,581,477 Uttar Pradesh UP, is the most populous state in the Republic of India as well as the most populous country subdivision in the world. Thakur was the first to be arrested in the Malegaon case on October 23, 2008, within a month of the blast after the ATS investigation led by Karkare. While the Jatavs acquired political visibility, the Valmikis remained excluded from formal village politics. “After 22 September, the drama has increased,” he says, alleging that there was an “affair” between the woman and Sandeep Thakur. It is true that caste aggression increases the moment the community’s member is the leader,” says social scientist Badri Narayan. Nearly ninety percent of Rajasthan's population is Hindu with Muslims making up the largest minority with eight percent of the populations. Thakurs are the largest community in Boolgarhi, while Brahmins are the second biggest group, at just about half the Thakur population, according to residents of the village with around 200 houses. * Pray for the Thakur Rajputs to increasingly grow in awareness of Jesus and their need for Him. Everyone who narrates this version of the story, when asked how they know, gives a similar answer — “eyewitness accounts” of “unknown people”. Police shud keep this in mind and enforce law fearlessly to instill confidence. There is a reticence among them to state their names, but none in being photographed, and in claiming the Thakur men are innocent and being framed. Supreme court has said that areas blocked during anti CAA PROTESTORS was illegal. SOMEWHAT LACKING BROTHERHOOD SINCE LONG AGO. The family will file an SC/ST Act case,” says a Brahmin woman. However, in a departure from the Thakurs’ claim that there was no personal enmity between the families of the woman and the accused, numerous members of the Brahmin community claim Sandeep’s family and the woman’s family have a long history of it, and that a scuffle broke out about two months ago between them over their “affair”. Right from the day India acquired independence and even before their position in society is unique. According to this uncle, who also doesn’t want to be named, Sandeep was providing water to their cows when the crime took place. The erosion of liberal democratic freedoms and sense of community and fellowship is another component of the trade-off equation. ... temples in his name are coming up. People will still look for partners within their own caste. According to the villagers, however, not only are the accused — Sandeep Thakur, his uncle Ravi Singh, Luvkush Thakur and Ramu Thakur — “innocent”, but the entire story is “politically driven” and the “media is biased”. And this is a very dangerous development indeed ! In Thakur Nimgaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 238 which makes up 12.29 % of total population of village. Not many Valmikis have been to school. Even, in this clearcut case of crime against the weaker section girl, you don’t abstain from dividing the society. Int J Non-Commun Dis 2017;2:49-55 Going live with Our youth leader Dharampal Thakur Khand Regarding spreading awareness for Covid-19 Pandemic.Kindly pardon for my mistakes in terms of population of America & Spain where as there Population is 38 Crore 82 lakh & respectively Spain 4 crore 69 lakhs. How to cite this article: Thakur J S, Budukh A, Kapoor R, Malhotra P, Bashar MA, Kathirvel S, Dixit R, Arora P, Bhatia S, Badwe R A. Urban–rural differences in cancer incidence and pattern in Punjab and Chandigarh: Findings from four new population-based cancer registries in North India. Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science University of Cincinnati, USA. As far statement about Godse is concerned they are so many from the cabal of Thakur who have been openly celebrating Godse, temples in his name are coming up. Speaking to ThePrint Sunday from his place of hiding, Shri Krishna said he had been “spotted” by four men. Scholars agree that there is a close relationship between land ownership and socio-political mobility of a caste community. The upper castes have also staged a dharna, calling the accused Thakur men “innocent”, chanting “UP Police zindabad” and “Bhim Army murdabad”, about the Dalit-led organisation that has supported the woman’s family. “He is very seedha-sada (simple).”. The densely populated state, located in the northern region of the Indian subcontinent, has over 200 million inhabitants. Brahmins, Thakur’s n upper caste boys must treat Balmiki n Dalit girls like their own sisters with due respect. The second phase was from the 60s onwards, when land reforms and positive discrimination brought social mobility to a few middle castes like Yadavs, Jats, Kurmis and Gujjars. And all of them have “heard” that the accused Thakur men were at different places at the estimated time of the crime. At least they could have come out with some other pretext which can be believed on. Instead, he insists the woman didn’t talk of “rape” in her first statement, but only about strangulation. “The Thakurs lost a lot of land during the land reforms of the 1950s and 60s. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. Whether you live in India or overseas, you can do it here. Nirmalya Thakur. The woman’s family is lying. While a renewed political dominance of the Thakur community cannot be ignored, yet, the history of the state since Independence shows that no matter who is in power, the upper hand enjoyed by this land-owning community has remained largely unshaken. The third phase of UP politics, beginning from the 1990s, is what Kumar calls the era of ‘silent revolution’. The families of the four accused insist they are paying the price for being upper castes. Typical comments of a caste Hindu trying to dodge the casteism issue. “It is known that the men are innocent. This estimate of 207.6 million people in Uttar Pradesh is one of the highest in India. Similarly, the concept of “Reserve Constituency” must be abolished through appropriate constitutional amendment. Capital – Lucknow; Official Language – Hindi The birds are believed to have died due to an outbreak of H5N1 avian influenza, a type of bird flu caused by the H5N1 strain of Influenza A virus. The accused in the Hathras case are four upper-caste Thakur men. The past associated with scavenging and ritually polluted acts made Valmikis the lowest in caste hierarchies even in the eyes of the Jatavs who are still not ready to accept Valmikis as their equal brethren and political partners,” he writes. Caste tensions have emerged as well amid allegations that Razia’s family had the support of the village’s Thakur population in targeting Shri Krishna and his relatives. Nearly 11,517 km in … “This phase is associated with the rise of Samajwadi Party (SP) and the BSP, which mobilised the lower strata of society against the higher castes using slogans of social justice, equality and demands for a greater share of power,” he writes. * Pray that these Rajputs will understand the value of … Only a fool can believe this and they want the entire country to believe! And this is a very dangerous development indeed ! In 1920 there was 1 Thakur family living in South Carolina. We want the girl’s family to undergo the narco-polygraph test because our children are innocent. Same anti HINDU proselytizers are trying to divide HINDUS fomenting trouble in HATHRAS. “They do all this for money. SIMILARLY JIHADIST POSING AS JOURNALISTS SHOULD BE IDENTIFIED AND THEIR RHETORIC IGNORED. ALL POLICE OFFICIALS SHOULD BE DEMOTED . 1. This is a conspiracy to target us since we are Thakurs. The Thakur family name was found in the USA in 1920. Every victim deserves that justice be delivered. Ltd. All rights reserved. The meaning of Thakur votes. Nation and the world will be better off without the thoughts and views that you entertain in your mind. It infected 500mn people (one-third the world’s population at the time) and killed around 50mn. The Brahmins say they are also “scared” of the Valmikis as many Thakurs have been “falsely framed” under the SC/ST Act in the last couple of years. 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