Press Release


Dr. Ram Shankar Katheria, Chairman along with Shri L. Murugan, Vice Chairman and Members & officials of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes meeting with the Hon'ble President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Commission's Meeting with National Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Hub (NSSH) on 21.12.2018

Commission's Monitoring Meeting with Banks on 19.11.2018

Commission's Meeting with Organizations of Safai karamcharis regarding Sewer death on 17.09.2018

Hon'ble Vice Chairman Visited and Reviewd Theni District on central govt schemes and state Govt schemes to the Welfare of SC people on 12.09.2018.

Spot Visit by Hon'ble Vice-Chairman , NCSC to Inspect Cleaning activity at Melavasal, Madurai on 11.09.2018

Spot Visit by Hon'ble Chairman ,Hon'ble Vice-Chairman , Joint Secretary and other officials of NCSC on death of 5 people in an incident at Moti Nagar , New Delhi on 10.09.2018

Hon’ble Chairman , NCSC has given a presentation on Consultation on Role of Statutory Bodies and Commissions in Good Governance and Development at Maharashtra Sadan ,New Delhi on 4 September 2018

Rajasthan State Review by National Commission for Scheduled Castes with Chief Secretary and senior officers of Government of Rajasthan (Govt. of Rajasthan) on 23.05.2018

Haryana State Review by National Commission of Scheduled Castes with Chief Secretary and other senior Officers of Government of Haryana (GoH) on 09.03.2018

Telengana State Review by National Commission of Scheduled Castes with Chief Secretary and other senior Officers of Government of Telangana (GoT) on 21.02.2018

Commission’s Meeting With Hon'ble Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh on 10th January 2018

After intervention of NCSC the Police expedite action

Prof.(Dr.) Ram Shankar Katheria,Hon’ble Vice Chairman, NCSC meets AMU officials to discuss 'reservation'

Shri.L.Murugan, Hon’ble Vice Chairman, NCSC, New Delhi on 16th September 2016 Visitor Anita suicide case, Kulumur village ,Ariyalur district, Tamil Nadu, meet the victim family .

On the spot Enquiry into the death of 3 persons during cleaning of serverage tank in Delhi conducted by the National Commission for Scheduled Castes on 08.08.2017.
On the basis of the news appeared in the various National Dailies on 07.08.2017 that “Three workers suffocate to death in Lajpat Nagar sewer, 1critical” the Commission took the suo-moto cognizance of the incidence and a team headed by Prof. (Dr.) Ram Shankar Katheria, Hon’ble Chairman alongwith Dr. Smita S. Chaudhari, Joint Secretary, Shri Kaushal Kumar, Director, Shri P.S. Mehta, Research Officer & Shri Dhiraj Singh, Asstt. Section Officer of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes visited the place of incidence and conducted an on the spot enquiry regarding death of 3 persons while cleaning a sewer line on Jal Vihar Road opposite Ram Mandir, Lajpat Nagar, New Delhi on 08.08.2017.

visit of Shri.L.Murugan, Hon’ble Vice Chairman, NCSC, New Delhi on 03.08.2017 at Thrissur

VC kerala spot visit

NCSC, HQRS, New Delhi has taken suo moto cognizance of press news dated 19.07.2017 in connection with suicide of 19 year old SC youth, Shri. Vinayak, after releasing from Police custody and considering the veracity of the matter Hon’ble Vice Chairman visited the house of Shri. Vinayak on 03.08.2017 at Thrissur.

Hon’ble Vice Chairman held Meeting with District Collector and Concerned Police Chief in this regard. Hon’ble Vice Chairman recommended to book the case under Section 3(2) (5) of SC/ST POA Act, provide agricultural land to the victims family and chalk out the Welfare schemes suit for them, including income generation scheme. Also assured that will recommend for a Cabinet decision to sanction Rs.25 Lakhs as compensation to victims family.

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