Ginni Mahi, a 19-year-old Dalit singer from the Chamar caste from Punjab, India, emphasises empowerment in her music.

‘The untouchable caste’: Dalits in India stand up for their rights through song, and take pride in their identity

  • A new generation of Dalits – marginalised castes in India – is using music and art to assert themselves and call for an end to discrimination
  • Artists such as rapper Sumeet Samos sing of being no longer ashamed of who they are. They take inspiration from the framer of India’s constitution, a Dalit
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Ginni Mahi, a 19-year-old Dalit singer from the Chamar caste from Punjab, India, emphasises empowerment in her music.
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