Rs 3.77 cr compensation paid to SC/ST victims
District Collector Kona Sasidhar said that the government has given Rs 3,77 crore compensation to the 378 victims under the SC ST Atrocities Act in 297 cases since 2014
Guntur: District Collector Kona Sasidhar said that the government has given Rs 3,77 crore compensation to the 378 victims under the SC/ST Atrocities Act in 297 cases since 2014.
He addressed district level SC/ST Atrocities Monitoring Committee held in the Collectorate on Thursday.
Speaking on this occasion, he directed the police officials to file charge-sheet within two months in the cases falling under the SC/ST Atrocities Act.
He instructed the officials to see that caste certificates and compensation was paid at earliest to the victims.
Guntur urban SP said that during this year 118 SC/ST Atrocity cases have filed so far.
Guntur rural SP said so far 189 SC/ST Atrocity cases filed so far and said that they will complete the investigation at the earliest.
Joint director of Social Welfare R Mallikarjuna Rao was also present.