Atrocities Act

SC/ST Act against 9 cops for ‘torturing’ advocate

The CB-CID police have acted based on the direction by the Madurai Bench of Madras High Court on March 2.

published on : 2nd August 2020

Implement SC/ST Act in ‘true spirit’, Karnataka HC directs state

The petitioner pointed out the failure of the state government to implement the Act.

published on : 30th June 2020

Hold fresh probe, Commissioner of Police ordered

According to advocate Abrar Ahmed, one Selvi was working as a sweeper in Quid-e-Milleth College for Women for 22 years.

published on : 16th February 2020

Under pressure after nation-wide Bharat bandh, Centre urges Supreme Court to recall order on SC/ST Act

The Central government moved the apex court to seek recall of its judgment that there would be no automatic arrest of an accused following a complaint under the SC/ST act.

published on : 3rd April 2018

Led by Rahul Gandhi, Congress MPs stage protest demanding review plea on SC verdict on SC/ST Act

The apex court had diluted its stringent provisions mandating immediate arrest under the law in a bid to protect honest public servants from being blackmailed under the SC/ST Act.

published on : 23rd March 2018