Bhilwara superintendent of police Vikas Sharma said the woman, Jhamku Devi, has alleged in her complaint the the khap panchayat has also boycotted her
Updated on Aug 06, 2021 04:33 AM IST
The Rajput community panchayat also warned that those found violating the diktat will be punished and face boycott.
Published on Mar 10, 2021 04:40 PM IST
- The Haryana government suspended mobile Internet in Rewari, Ambala, Jind, Bhiwani, Karnal, Kaithal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Hisar, Rohtak, and Sirsa till Saturday evening aimed at restricting communication between farm groups.
Updated on Jan 30, 2021 03:20 AM IST
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This is not yet an order, but a piece of advice which has come from the elders, Naresh Tikait said.
Updated on Oct 30, 2020 09:37 PM IST
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The man and the woman, who are related to each other as nephew and aunt, also reportedly coughed up Rs 31,000 and Rs 22,000, respectively, following which they were accepted back into the social fold
Updated on Sep 02, 2020 12:40 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | HT Correspondent
Updated on Jan 17, 2020 12:18 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , RohtakSunil Rahar
Same gotra and same village marriages have been opposed in Haryana for long by khap panchayats and other such social and traditional bodies.
Published on Jun 01, 2019 12:05 AM IST
Gurugram | Hardik Anand
Every year this Haryana Khap leader convenes a gathering across thousand of villages to spread the message that women deserve their freedom and liberty.
Updated on Jan 15, 2019 10:57 AM IST
The man was chained at Parau village on a khap panchayat’s dikat because he had allegedly fled with a married woman, police said.
Updated on Dec 25, 2018 09:11 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Barmer |Mukesh Mathrani
Upcoming documentary ‘Son Rise’ by national award winning filmmaker Vibha Bakshi is set in the land of khap panchayat with local men as its heroes. A teaser of the film was screened in New Delhi at the United Nations office on Friday.
Updated on Nov 24, 2018 07:06 AM IST
New Delhi |HT Correspondent
The prime agenda of the khap panchayat in Haryana’s Charkhi village was to discuss women-centric issues — especially crime against women — and to find their solutions.
Updated on Nov 13, 2018 02:54 PM IST
Bharatiya Kisan Union leaders yield considerable influence among the dominant caste of the region, Jats, through khap panchayats, whose diktat is considered the last word among community members.
Updated on Oct 03, 2018 12:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Meerut |S Raju
With nearly one gang rape every two days since 2016, Haryana has become the most unsafe place for women. ThePrint travels the state to find out why Haryana got this tag.
Updated on Jun 25, 2018 10:00 AM IST
The Print |Sanya Dhingra
In an apparent case of honour killing, a young woman was allegedly beaten to death by her relatives in Morena district in Madhya Pradesh at the behest of community leaders, because she had an affair with a man of the same ‘gotra’ (clan).
Published on May 27, 2018 06:38 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Morena (MP) | HT Correspondent
Panchayat of Ishapur Kheri village of Sonepat district feels such girls tend to elope with boys.
Updated on Apr 17, 2018 10:59 AM IST
The man’s sisters had petitioned the Supreme Court that false cases were lodged against Ravi, prompting the top court to order an investigation by a special team. He was cleared of all charges earlier this week.
Updated on Apr 09, 2018 07:07 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Bhadra Sinha
While the Supreme Court’s order is important, it will not stop attacks on couples altogether. To stop the custom, patriarchal mindsets that view women as property and part of an honour that needs safeguarding, have to change.
Updated on Apr 02, 2018 01:12 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Tuesday banned any interference by illegal assemblies like ‘khap panchayats’ into their marriages, terming the intrusions as “absolutely illegal”.
Updated on Mar 27, 2018 05:50 PM IST
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Khap leaders said they would hold a panchayat to discuss the issue find out a way to deal with the situation.
Updated on Mar 27, 2018 04:31 PM IST
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