Nepal's Dalits face caste discrimination

Despite caste based discrimination being illegal in Nepal, it continues to affect the country's 'untouchables'.

    Caste-based discrimination is illegal in Nepal, but many Dalits, the so called ''untouchables,'' say life is still difficult.
     
    Children are banned from some schools and they're struggling to advance in society.

    Al Jazeera's Subina Shrestha reports from Kapilvastu, Nepal. 

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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