Have seen this story in a few news outlets recently.
Even though the caste system is officially denounced, it is still held strongly in many places. Here is a new story about how one family was denied water because of their caste. This stuff still happens. But even though the world may call you Dalit (broken people) it doesn't mean you are. The husband/father of this family didn't lay down and die because he was denied water. Instead, he dug a well with his bare hands.
Read the whole story HERE.