Statement from the Indian Writers’ Forum, October 23, 2015

Statement from the Indian Writers’ Forum, October 23, 2015

The Indian Writers’ Forum strongly condemns the attack on a young Dalit writer, Huchangi Prasad, for his writings against the caste system. Prasad, a 23 year-old journalism student in Davanagere, was attacked by a group of men who consider his writings “anti-Hindu”.  “They surrounded me and started to push me around. They said my writings…