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Dalit girl named Saranya (name changed) is residing with her parents in M. Podaiyur Village, Thitakudi Taluk, Cuddalore - 606108. Her father is a migrant labourer working in Kerala. On 24.12.2016 Saranya went to public distribution shop for getting rice for cooking as she did not have enough money she went to get the money from her mother who was then working in a mason in agri College, Cuddalore. She got the money from her mother and while returning back 3 dominant caste youth tied Saranya\'s eyes and hands and took her in a bike. They took her to a corn field and they were three in number. One among those men called his two friends Deepak and Prabhu and finally all the five dominant men gang raped Saranya.
Dominant Castemen Kamalakannan and his brother Ramesh resident of Chinnathadagam Village of Thduioyalur Taluk of Coimbatore district had a dispute on 27.2.2017 night by 8 pm. On seeing their fight Sithan belonging to scheduled caste of the same village came there and tried to solve their dispute. But then he was brutally attacked by those two dominant caste men. In few minutes Pannerselvam came there and he tried to solve their dispute and he was also brutally attacked by them. On hearing the villagers came rushing to the spot and there was a mass atrocity against the Dalits by the dominant caste people of the same village. More than 8 Dalit men and women were brutally attacked by the dominant caste mob.
Dalit girl named Nandhini resided with her family in Sirukandapur Village, Sendurai Taluk of Ariyalur District. Due to her family situation she discontinued her studies and started working as daily labourer in nearby villages. Meantime she fell in love with a boy named Mannivannan who was working with Nandhini in the nearby village. Few months later Mannivanan abused her and Nandhini became pregnant (6 months). On 29.12.2016 Nandhini elopped with Mannivannan by 8 pm in the night. He took her Keelamadai Village and Mannivanan called his three friends and all those four men gang raped Nandhini and brutally murdered her by cutting her genitals and pulled her 6 month old foetus from her womb