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In a first, the Uttar Pradesh government has implemented an e-scholarship programme to ensure timely payment of scholarships to over two crore students. Under this, the scholarships will be directly transferred to the bank accounts of the students electronically. The recipients, belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Other Backward Caste (OBC), minority communities […]

The State Government on Thursday was asked by the Parliamentary Committee on the Welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes to expedite the disposal of cases of caste atrocities. The low conviction rate in the State and the many pending cases of atrocity on Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes have been highlighted in a 80-page […]

The Government of India continues to defy commonsense by refusing to accept caste based discrimination is discrimination defined in the International Convention on Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD). The Indian delegation to substantiate this position also made a statement that Brahmins, Kshatriyas, Vyshyas,Soodras and Dalits no more exists in India. The independent experts reviewing India’s […]