Saharanpur Clashes


Saharanpur clashes were the dispute that happened during April–May in 2017 between the Dalit and Rajput communities. It was started when the Dalits were celebrating in honour of Maharana Pratap and a group of Rajputs entered into Dalit colony even after they were denied entry by the administration which resulted in violence where one Rajput died, and 25 Dalit houses were burned.