Ballabhgarh, October 20: In a shocking incident of inter-caste violence, a Dalit family of four including two children was burnt alive in Sunped village in Faridabad district of Haryana. According to initial reports, the two children succumbed to injuries while the Dalit couple suffered severe burns injuries. The man sustained burn injuries on both his hands while his wife was in critical condition and admitted to the hospital. Also Read - Over 54 School Students in Haryana's Karnal Test COVID Positive; School Building Declared Containment Zone
According to local media, the Dalit family had conflict with another family since months. Both the family had quarrelled a year ago. At around 3:30 am, few men entered forcefully in the house of Dalit family and burnt them alive. All the four members were rushed to the hospital but the doctors could save only parents. The two kids who lost their lives were age of 5 years and 6 years. The police has reached to the spot and no arrest has been made yet. A case of murder have been registered and the cops are searching for the culprits. (ALSO READ: Shocking video: Uttar Pradesh police strip dalit women) Also Read - Explained: What Haryana's 75% Reservation For Locals in Private Sector Means
Two days ago, a 46-year-old Dalit man was hacked to death allegedly by unidentified persons in Parikhara Takarsan village in Bansdeeeh road area in Uttar Pradesh. Bheem Ram was hacked on October 18 by some persons while he was asleep. The probe is underway to find out the motive behind the incident. No arrests have so far been made in this connection, police said. Also Read - Haryana Makes Law To Give 75 Per Cent Reservation to Locals in Private Sector
More details are awaited.