Bill likely to strengthen law against atrocities on SC/ST

The Modi government is likely to bring a bill in the Budget session of Parliament to strengthen a law against atrocities on SCs and STs, a move initiated by the previous UPA government.

Government embarrassed, SC/ST bill sent to parliamentary committee

In major embarrassment to govt, bill for giving Election Commission right to readjust demarcation of SC/ST constituencies was sent to parliamentary standing committee without introduced in parliament.

BJP may support reservation in promotion for SC/ST bill

BJP on Sunday indicated that it is likely to support the reservation in promotion for SC/ST bill with some amendments.

Consensus on SC/ST Bill needed: Kharge

Union Labour Minister Mallikarjun Kharge on Sunday said education was needed for upliftment of the downtrodden.