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The subject of intra-Indian discrimination and oppression is both interesting and, as it continues, important both within India and abroad. Regrettably, though, much of this article is so written as to be unintelligible in its details. Can someone knowledgeable about the subject and capable in English rewrite it? Firstorm (talk) 22:44, 20 July 2010 (UTC)

Parts of this article have been trashed by someone copying rendered wikitext.[edit]

See and, for example, the plain text "[1]" appearing in two places in the lead section, other bits of square-bracketed text elsewhere and e.g., this edit. Wtmitchell (talk) (earlier Boracay Bill) 07:56, 22 June 2012 (UTC)

────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────At least some of that looks like it was copypasted from the Martial Race article. That should be easy to fix. Wtmitchell (talk) (earlier Boracay Bill) 08:04, 22 June 2012 (UTC)

Removed text[edit]

Commented out text from header section;

"IS THIS REFERRING TO THE MAHAR SPECIFICALLY??????? OR TO DALITS IN GENERAL????? IF THE LATTER5 THIS IS TOO MUCH A DISCURSION. These people were forced to be untouchable and people who are treated inhumanly by caste Hindus.[1] Their economic status changed after joining British Army and some left their untouchable traditional jobs.

Baffle gab1978 (talk) 02:30, 31 October 2013 (UTC)
  1. ^ WAKAHARA Yusho, NAGASAKI Nobuko, SHIGA Miwako, ed. (2010). "Buddhist Movement in South India". Voices for Equity Minority and Majority in South Asia (RINDAS INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM SERIES 1 ed.). The Center for the Study of Contemporary India, Ryukoku University. p. 30. Retrieved 9 June 2013. 

Cant see your cite but, this article is about "MAHAR".Blueyarn (talk) 20:39, 1 November 2013 (UTC)

Unsourced in Christianity[edit]

Read Wikipedia:Verifiability and WP:NOR. Unsourced will be removed. Blueyarn (talk) 18:39, 16 June 2014 (UTC)