Ensure political rights of Dalit community to empower them: NHRC

Posted on: December 22, 2017 | views: 39
Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Anup Raj Sharma has said economic, social and cultural aspects of the Dalit community could not be strengthened until their political rights were ensured. While addressing a seminar on the theme of ‘Economic, social and cultural rights of Dalit community: Challenges and opportunities’ held today in the Capital, chairperson Sharma also emphasized on taking both their political and economic rights hand in hand for overall development.