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Jat Outfit, Khaps to Campaign Against BJP in Western Uttar Pradesh

Jat Outfit, Khaps to Campaign Against BJP in Western Uttar Pra...

New Delhi : As Uttar Pradesh heads to polls next month, a Jat outfit along with khap panchayats in communally sensitive western UP, have sounded the poll bugle against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). On Sunday, the Akhil Bhartiya Jat Aarkashan ..., 1 week ago

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Indian Express, 2 days ago
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Deccan Chronicle, 3 weeks ago, 1 month ago
Mid Day, 1 month ago
Indian Express, 2 months ago, 3 months ago
Siasat Daily, 3 months ago
Indiatimes, 4 months ago
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Huffington Post India

UP Khap Panchayat Prohibits Drinking At Public Places, Loud Music At Celebrations

A village council that represents the Sangwan community located in the villages in and around the Dadri district of Uttar Pradesh, has issued a series of directives prohibiting the consumption of alcohol at public places, bursting of firecrackers ...
 Huffington Post India3 weeks ago UP: Khap Panchayat issues diktats against drinking, loud DJs  Deccan Chronicle3 weeks ago Khap's latest: No drinking in public; no celebratory firing  Indian Express3 weeks ago
Times of India

Latest Khap Directives A Sign of Changing Times?

For the uninitiated, Khap Panchayats in India refer to the assembly of khap elders belonging to one or more clans who govern a group of villages and spell directives for their inhabitants from time to time. They are of course quasi judicial in ...
 MapsofIndia3 weeks ago Haryana Khap felicitates Rio silver medal winning para-athlete Deepa Malik  ZeeNews.com1 month ago Haryana Khap felicitates para-athlete Deepa Malik  Press Trust of India1 month ago Khaps felicitate paralympian Deepa  Chandigarh Tribune1 month ago
Times of India

Unable to withdraw cash for khap-ordered fine, Rajasthan villager kills self

A 42-year-old man allegedly committed suicide after failing to withdraw cash to escape social ostracisation by a khap panchayat in eastern Rajasthan's Karauli district, police said on Thursday. Police said Hari Mohan of Barkheda village, around ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago Couldn't withdraw cash to pay khap, man kills self  Times of India1 month ago Unable to pay khap-imposed fine, man kills self in Rajasthan  TheWeek1 month ago

Youth ends life after Panchayat orders fine of Rs 1.70L

nother incident of malfunctioning of Khap Panchayat, a 21-year-old youth forced to commit suicide in tribal dominated Khajuria village situated in central Gujarat after Panchayat ordered the victim's family a fine of Rs 1.70 lakh for falling in love ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago Tribal boy ends life after fined Rs 1.7 lakh for falling in love  Deccan Herald1 month ago

19-yr-old rape victim, forced to marry her rapist, kills self after dowry harrasment

The girl was forced to marry her rapist on the interventoin of the local khap panchayat. Chandigarh : Unable to bear the incessant physical and mental torture from her in-laws, a 19-year old rape victim, who was forced to marry her rapist, committed suicide ...
 Asian Age2 months ago

Haryana Khaps Threaten To Cut Punjab from Delhi Over SYL Canal Issue

As per media reports the Khap panchayats' leaders have threatened to disconnect Punjab from New Delhi after two days by blocking road and rail connectivity if Punjab does not construct the controversial Satluj Yamuna Link (SYL) canal. The News Haryana Khaps ...
 Sikh Siyasat Online2 months ago
Indian Express

Interview:Khap chaudharis never dabble in politics, says Sanjeev Balyan

"Khaps never dabble in politics; khap chaudharis have never entered politics. They never say vote for this party or that," said Sanjeev Balyan. Minister of State for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Sanjeev Balyan, the Lok ...
 Indian Express3 days ago Khap chaudharis have never entered politics, says Sanjeev Balyan  Indian Express3 days ago

Women wing of Jat body starts quota campaign

While the attempt is to hold all-women panchayats, men are not barred from attending these meetings. The women's wing of Sarv Jat Sarv Khap Mahapanchayat has embarked on a mission to seek 50 per cent reservation for women in panchayats, State ...
 Indian Express3 weeks ago

Opinion: BJP's Problems In UP Include An Upset Adityanath, Varun Gandhi

At the BJP headquarters in Delhi on Sunday, Shiv Prakash, the sangathan mantri or liaison loaned from the RSS to the party, found himself the sudden target of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's wrath. As names of candidates for UP were being ...
 NDTV16 hours ago
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