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Ichhapur is a nearby village of Rengal village, the resident of this village Kalucharan Behera is a poor man, on the night of the incident, he was sitting and chatting with his friend while returning from Rengal village after watching open theatre. At this time some unknown youth came and started abusing him in obscene language, and started beating him with it, Kalucharan hit him on the leg in response, seeing this Bulu Jena and four others came in a hurry and pushed him, hit him with a wooden stick, and abused using racial slurs in vulgar language, causing Kalucharan's head to crack and bleeding profusely, leaving him seriously injured. After that, Bulu Jena threatened to kill him and insulted him with various racial insults. There was supposed to be a discussion at the police station to resolve the matter, but as Bulu Jena did not appear at the police station on time, Kalucharan registered the case with little delay.
Taradinga is a revenue village of Taradinga Gram Panchayat of Athagarh Block. Nearly 500 upper caste families, 100 Dalit and other families live in the village. In old times one Sachidananda Rajguru was a landlord in the area who was called a King. He had large extent of land; it is said that he possessed certain extent of ceiling surplus land. The dalit sahi was near Hal plot no 978 belonging to Sri Rajguru. The dalits had either no land or very small size homestead land. With increase of family size, the dalit families needed more space for housing and kitchen garden. Around 100 years ago, it is said that Navi Naik, the grandfather of Jati Nayak, prayed Sri Rajguru to provide some land to the SC (Pana) families and he readily allowed the families to settle over his land; accordingly by the verbal deal, the SC families have been staying over the plot since then. By now nearly 10 SC families have physical possession of the land, part of plot no 978.
Recently, the project of developing the school campus into 5T School model was sanctioned. Among other land this plot was proposed to be part of the new school campus. The dominant caste people showed a Deed by the legal heir of Sri Rajguru having pledged the land in favour of school. The dominant castes pressurised the local Tahasildar to evict the SC families. 2 months before, there was a process of demarcation of land and 5 SC families were served with notice for the same. After demarcation, the dalit families were asked to vacate the land. Some upper caste people of the village started forcing them to evict the place saying that the land belongs to the school; they threatened to demolish the houses with JCB machine. The dalits brought this to the notice of the Tahasildar, Sub Collector and the MLA. The dominant caste people also pressurized again and again to the Tahsildar to take the land away from the SC families and take up the development of the school, measure the area and fence it.
On 16.06.2023, the upper caste people of the village organized a meeting by ringing bells and planned the follow up action. On the next day at about 9 am more than 50 people with weapons and lathis entered the SC Sahi. They abused and assaulted whoever came to the forefront and set fire to the houses. Some dalits had gone to meet the Tahasildar to inform about the village meeting by the upper castes. They were informed over phone about the mass attack and fire in the sahi. They said that to the Tahasildar and the Tahasildar informed the Fire Station and the Police. Although the fire brigade reached the village, the dominant caste people obstructed road to restrict their movement to reach the spot. The Police reached the spot and only after that the fire brigade team could act to extinguish fire. By then 5 rooms were burnt with the valuables, currency notes, furniture etc, including rice, gold jewellery, utensils and a bicycle, were completely burnt to ashes.
FIR was registered basing on the complaint by Jati Nayak, but no arrest was made. Surprisingly the incident of obstruction to Fire Brigade, being a grave offence, has not been registered as FIR.
Incident date 29.6.2021 It was around 5:00 am in the morning ,when the victim had gone to a field near her village to defecate as usual, during which the accused Suresh Kumar suddenly came from behind and closed the mouth of the victim and made her disappear. When the victim's family did not reach home for a long time, they became worried and started searching for their daughter. They searched in their own village and nearby farms and barns but their daughter was not found. After that, they inquired in many houses of their village and when the accused Suresh When the victim's parents started inquiring at home, accused Suresh's mother told them that he had run away with her and now he would not come back. After hearing this, Lata's family members became very sad and then they reached the police post and informed the police in this regard. Taking immediate action, the police reached the house of the accused person and interrogated his family members. During the interrogation, the family members gave the mobile number of the accused Suresh to the police. When the police contacted him on that number, there was a conversation with the accused Suresh and a lot of information was given to him. After convincing, he came back and then the police took him.
After convincing, he came back, after which the police arrested him and sent him to jail. The victim told the police that Suresh sexually exploited her on the pretext of marrying her. The accused had taken the minor girl to Farrukhabad district and sexually assaulted her there. According to the victim's family, the accused is a vagabond and often molests girls, he used to molest and talk obscenely to the victim several times in the past as well, about which a complaint was lodged by the victim's family to the accused's parents Was.
Basinder son of Jhuru Nat had gone from his home to Nevada village to work as a laborer on 29-03-2023. After working as a laborer, I was coming home at around 11 o'clock in the morning to have breakfast, when before coming home, Sudarshan Singh son of late Churkun Singh nr. Mauza - Nevada police station - Phulpur district - Varanasi and Sudarshan Singh's nephew Vishal Singh son of Bhola Singh nr. Mauza - Kalbalwapur Mani police station, Phulpur district, Varanasi. Without any reason, stopped the Basinder and abused him obscenely. Beaten with sticks, kicks, punches and slaps. Due to which the Basinder suffered chest and head injuries. The Basinder was taken to the Primary Health Center, Gangapur. There Dr. Saheb referred him to B.H.U. Trauma Center At present the Basinder is in Trauma Center B.H.U. Is admitted in. Medical treatment is going on. Is not conscious. The Basinder is a Scheduled Caste (Nat) and while leaving, the opposition even threatened to kill him. The applicant has come to the police station to inform about this. Therefore, it is requested that after investigating the case of the Basinder, please register a case against the opposition parties and take legal action. Applicant No. (Kanchan Devi) Mob. No. 8543837709 Dated 30-03-2023.