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NORMS FOR RELIEF AMOUNT U/s 12(4) of SCs and STs (POA) Rules,1995 

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1. Drink or eat inedible or obnoxious substance (Section 3 (1) (i)) Causing injury insult or annoyance [Section 3(1)(ii) Rs. 25,000 or more depending upon the nature and gravity of the offence to each victim and also commensurate with the indignity, insult, injury and defamation suffered by the victim payment to be made as follows:
3. Derogatory act [Sec.3(1)(iii)] 25% when the charge-sheet is sent to the court. 75% when accused are convicted by the lower court.
4. Wrongful occupation or cultivation of land, etc. [Section 3(1)(iv)] At least Rs.25,000/- or more depending upon the nature and gravity of the offence. The land/premises/water supply shall be restored where necessary at Govt. cost. Full payment to be made when charge-sheet is sent to the Court.
5. Relating to land, premises and water [section 3(1)(v)]
6. Begar or forced or bonded labour [Section 3(1)(vi)] Atleast Rs.25,000/- to each victim. Payment of 25% at FIR stage and 75% on conviction in the lower court.
7. Relating to right to franchise [Section 3(1) (vii) Upto Rs.20,000/- to each victim depending upon the nature and gravity of the offence.
8. 9. False, malicious or vexatious legal proceedings [Section 3(1)(viii) False and frivolous information [Section 391)(ix) Rs.25,000/- or reimbursement of actual legal expenses and damages or whichever is less after conclusion of the trial of the accused.
10. Insult, intimidation and humiliation [Section 3(1)(x) Upto Rs.25,000/- to each victim depending upon the nature of the offence. Payment of 25% when charge-sheet is sent to the court and rest on conviction.
11. Outraging the modesty of a woman [Section3(1) (xi)] Rs.50,000/- to each victim of the offence. 50% of the amount may be paid after medical examination and remaining at the conclusion of the trial.
12. Sexual exploitation of a woman [Section 3(1)(xii)]
13. Fouling of water (section 3(1)(xiii) Upto Rs.1,00,000/- or full cost of restoration of normal facility, including clearing when the water is fouled. Payment may be made at the stage as deemed fit by District Administration.
14. Denial of customary rights of passage [Section 3(1)(xiv) Upto Rs.1,00,000/- or full cost of restoration of right of passage and full compensation of the loss suffered if any. Payment of 50% when chargesheet is sent to the court and 50% on conviction in lower court.
15. Making one desert place of residence [Section 3(1)(xv) Restoration of the site/right to stay and compensation of Rs.25,000/- to each victim and reconstruction of the house of Govt. cost, if destroyed. To be paid in full when charge sheet is sent to the lower court.
16. Giving false evidence [Section 3(2)(i) and (ii)] At least Rs.1,00,000/- of full compensation of the loss or harm sustained. 50% to be paid when charge sheet is sent to Court and 50% on conviction by the lower court.
17. Committing offences under the Indian Penal Code punishable with imprisonment for a term of 10 years or more [Section 3(2)] Atleast Rs.50,000/- depending upon the nature and gravity of the offence to each victim and/or his dependents. The amount would vary if specifically otherwise provided in the Schedule.
18. Victimization at the hands of public servant [Section 3(2)(vii)] Full compensation on account of damages or loss or harm sustained. 50% to be paid when charge-sheet is sent to the Court and 50% on conviction by lower court.

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