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Upliftment of Minorities : Public Policy and Governance in India
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Edited by Dr. Shalini Sikka.
Bibliographical Details xx, 326 p. 22 cm.
Edition, Place & Publisher 1st ed. New Delhi, Synergy Books India.
ISBN-10 9382059687
ISBN-13 9789382059684, 978-9382059684
Year of Publication 2017.
Series National Policy of India.
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Upliftment of Minorities : Public Policy and Governance in India

"The Government of India has made concerted efforts for the past six decades or so towards the educational development and employment and empowerment of the weaker sections of the society to enable them to join the mainstream of the socio-economic development.

This book: `Emancipation and Upliftment of Minority Community: Public Policy and Governance in India', incorporates the original texts, in varbatim, of a select national government policies and programmes of India. It contains special legislative measures national policies and programmes towards creating a better India.

For the first time, to fulfill the long-felt need of the students, researchers, policy-planners, civil servants/administrators legal professionals, NGO's social activists, etc., this book is being brought out as a ready reference material, to be used alongwith the existing textbooks on Public Policy and Administration."
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Socio-Economic Development of Minorities

Stricter Penality for Atrocities on SC/STs (PAO Bill, 26 Januray 2016)

1. The Untouchability Offences Act, 1955

2. The Protection of Civil Rights (PCR) Rules, 1977

3. Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities (POA) Act, 2016

4. The National Commission for Minorities (NCM) Act, 1992

5. The National National Commission for Backward Classes Act, 1993

6. The Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Rights and Full Participation) Act, 1995

7. National Policy for Person with Disabilities, 2006

8. Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013

9. The Land Acquisition, rehabilitation and Resettlement Bill, 2011

10. The Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, 2006

11. Prime Ministers 15-Point Programme for the Welfare of Minorities

12. The Employment of Manual Scavengers and Construction of Dry Latrines (Prohibition) Act, 1993

13. Municipalities and Corporations-Muncipal Solid Waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 2000

14. National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, 2005

15. Minimum Wages (Central Advisory board) Rules, 2011

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