Tag: SC & ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act 1989

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Preface: Government of India has passed this legislation under Article 17 of the Indian Constitution to prevent various atrocities committed on Dalits. In this act, punishment has been increased against untouchability and strict punishment has been made against the oppression of Dalits. Crime committed under this Act is non-bailable and ineffective. This Act came into effect…