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National Commission on SCs and STs
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This lesson is on National Commission for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe.These Commissions created for safeguarding the interest of vulnerable communities are of great importance today.This lesson covers the evolution of these commissions from being the non-statutory body to constitutional bodies of today, various provisions related to them like the composition, the appointment of its members, functions and powers of the bodies.

Deepa Beeranur
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sir...plzz aap qn Hindi me b btao...jisse exm me koi problem n ho...nhi to aata hua qn chhor denge exm me eng. Hindi ke chkkr me
good teaching mam and very well exoplained Iam waiting another lession
Mam, you forgot to mention that ANGLO INDIAN community & other backward classes (OBCs) too comes under National Commission for SCs . Folks note this point(i hope everyone knows it) .
Excellent coaching Ma'am! Thanks a lot.
very well explained.. :)
  1. National Commission for SCs National Commission for STs Presented by Deepa Beeranur

  2. About Me Deepa Beeranur nEngineer A Civil Service Aspirant Contribute: Voluntary Like, Rate, Review, Recommend Contribute: Voluntar RECOMMEND

  3. Contents Evolution ofthe Commission Functions Report Role Power

  4. Evolution Article 338 Special officer for SCs and STs 1978: Commission for SCs and STs 987 : National Commission for SCs and STsinon-statutory) Article 338 990:National Commissionfor SCs and STs (Constitutional) Article 338 A 2003 National Commission for SCs National Commission for STs 4

  5. National Commission on SCs and STs Part XVI Special Provisions relating to Certain Classes Consists of a Chairperson, Vice-chairperson, three other members "Appointed by Presidentby warrant under his hand and seal" Conditions of Service and Tenure of office by President

  6. Functions of NC for SCs and STs Investigate and monitor matters relating to constitutional and other legal safeguards, evaluate their working Inquire into specific complaints Participate in planning for socio-economic development Present "Annual Report" to President Protection, Welfare and development 5 Protection, Welfare and development

  7. Functions of NC on STs To confer ownership rights in respect to minor forest produce Rights of tribal communities over mineral, water resources, etc.. Development of Tribals and viable livelihood strategies for them To prevent alienation of tribal people from land Maximum co operation & involvement of tribals in protection of forest and undertaking Social afforestation PESA, eliminate shifting cultivation

  8. Powers * All the power of a Clivil Court Summon and enforce the attendance Summon and en Requiring the discovery and production of any document Recelving evidence on affidavits Public record from any court or office Issulng summon for examination e Issuing summon for examination .Any other matter as the President may determine

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