Is there any hope?
The filthiest, most degrading and menial work in society is relegated to Dalits. They are the ones who harvest the fields by hand, working for hours in backbreaking labor. They are the ones who clean the open-air toilets, latrines and sewer lines with their bare hands.
For the most part, Dalits have no one to turn to for help. Because they are at the bottom rung of the proverbial social ladder, they are routinely denied even the most basic human rights. Many truly believe they have earned this life and have no right to expect anything different.
Yet, hope for the Dalits is on the way…