draft recommendations of NAC reg strengthening SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) act, 1989 & Rules 1995
- FYI for public commentsGovernment of IndiaNational Advisory CouncilThe Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes13th February, 2013The National Advisory Council had constituted a Working Group of its Members on "Dalit Issues". The Working Group looked into the issues concerning implementation of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989 and noted that over 20 years of its enactment, its implementation shows up several lacunae that would need to be addressed.02. The Working Group had several rounds of consultations with the concerned central Ministries, senior officers of the State Governments, Civil Society and Experts. Based on the consultations, the Working Group has come up with the set of recommendations about the strengthening of the Act and rules.03. The draft recommendations of the Working Group are now placed in public domain for comments.04. Click here to download the draft recommendations of the NAC Working Group.05. Comments may be sent to the Convener of the Working Group of NAC by 27th February, 2013 by email at wg-poa@... or by post to:Secretary,National Advisory Council2 Moti Lal Nehru Place,Akbar Road, New Delhi -110011.