The National Commission for Scheduled Castes is investigating the complaints as per the duties assigned to it by Article 338(5) of the Constitution.
Accordingly, the National Commission for Scheduled Castes sends its recommendations to the concerned authorities wherever deemed necessary. This information was given by Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Vijay Sampla in a written reply in Lok Sabha today.
The list of cases related to false caste certificate received in the National Commission for Scheduled Castes or NCSC during last three years i.e. 2015-16, 2016-17 & 2017-18 related to the states is given below :
|State/UT||No of cases||State/UT||No of cases||State/UT||No of cases|
|Uttar Pradesh||2||Uttar Pradesh||5||Uttar Pradesh||5|
|Tamil Nadu||5||Tamil Nadu||1||Tamil Nadu||1|
|West Bengal||2||West Bengal||2||Bihar||2|
The list of cases related to false caste certificate received in National Commission for Scheduled Castes during last three years i.e. 2015-16, 2016-17 & 2017-18 related to PSUs, Banks etc is given below :
|Sl. No.||Name of the PSUs/Organization||Details of information on false/fake caste certificate|
||Indian Overseas Bank||4|
||Punjab National Bank (PNB)||4|
* This includes ST data on fake caste certificate.