Delhi Govt to set up SC/ST commission
STAFF WRITER 19:49 HRS IST
New Delhi, Mar 23 (PTI) Delhi Government will soon set up a commission
for scheduled caste and scheduled tribe to ensure all round
development of these communities.
"We have taken a decision to form a commission for SC and ST
population in the national capital," Delhi Revenue Minister Raj Kumar
Chouhan said in the Assembly.
Chouhan, who is also in charge of SC/ST Welfare department said the
Government will bring in a bill to the assembly for formation of the
"We have felt the need for having the commission to ensure alround
development of the two communities and the process for setting up the
commission will start soon," he said replying to a question on the
The Minister said the government will spend a total amount of Rs 23.5
crore on various welfare schemes to benefit the two communities.
"We are determined to ensure providing all help to these communities,
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