[Burning Issue] SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act

Why in News? In early 2018, Supreme Court stressed the need for providing inbuilt safeguards within the SC/ST (prevention of atrocities) Act to plug its misuse and struck down some provisions and gave some guidelines. Following a widespread protest from Dalits against the verdict, the Union Cabinet had given its nod to the Amendment Bill … Continue reading [Burning Issue] SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act