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Indian lowest-caste Dalit man killed 'for owning horse'

In parts of India, owning a horse confers wealth and power



A young farmer from the lowest rung of India's caste hierarchy - the Dalit community - has been beaten to death, apparently for owning and riding a horse.

Police in Gujarat state said three upper-caste men had been detained for questioning.

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