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It is pointed that out of Rs14,375 crore fund allocated by the state for SC community under the Act, only Rs 7,170 crore has been spent for welfare.
Though the government had allocated 16.3 per cent of the total Pragathi Paddu for SCs in the 2017-18 budget, the spending is not up to the mark.
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government will revamp the scheduled caste (SC) welfare board that has been lying defunct for two years following controversies regarding favouritism.
It has been over three years since two individuals representing the cause of the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe groups in Lalitha Bagh have been struggling to get a building for providing free
At a one-day conclave, SC/ST entrepreneurs said that the norm reduced their chances of obtaining loans for business.
TNIE EXCLUSIVE | Tamil Nadu village Sarvarajanpettai: Toilet, yes. Water, no. For Dalits, loos still a privilege
Sarvarajanpettai villagers have normalised caste divide so much that women from the BC households and SC households urinate and defecate on different lands.
The Karnataka government passing the Scheduled Caste Sub Plan and Tribal Sub Plan (Planning , Allocation and Utilisation of Financial Resources) Act, setting aside 23 per cent of funds in proportion.
A decision was also taken to link bank accounts of beneficiaries of various subsidies and scholarships so that they could be provided with their entitlements through RTGS/NEFT.
The Delhi government has approved free entrance coaching to Scheduled Caste students for various competitive examinations.
For two of the eight convicts in the case who were awarded double death sentences, one was served under the provisions of SC Act.
Under the "Jai Bhim Mukhyamantri Pratibha Viskas Yojana", the Delhi government will provide free coaching for SC/ST students through known and established coaching institutions.
Loans under Delhi Self-employment Scheme can be applied through the app and Gautam said the current process by which the loans were sanctioned was caught in red tape.
Supreme Court rules abusing scheduled caste, scheduled tribe person over phone in public place criminal offence
Supreme Court has ruled that using casteist remarks over phone in a public place against the SC and ST category amount to criminal offence warranting a jail of a maximum five.
A five-judge Constitution Bench will decide whether an 11-year-old Supreme Court judgment on reservation for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in job promotions needed to be revisited.
The Madras High Court has stayed a probe against Bharathiar University Vice-Chancellor A Ganapathy over alleged offences under the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Act.