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Protests in India

Policemen detain Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani during a protest by sanitation workers in Ahmadabad, India, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. Mevani, a leader of the lowest rung of India's caste hierarchy, joined a protest demanding permanent jobs for sanitation workers who had been employed on contract basis for several years in the Ahmadabad Municipal Corporation. (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki)

Protests erupt across India

Demonstrations swell across India in support of a 74-year-old social activist fasting to death in jail in a protest against corruption.