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Parental care: Jail term for those who abandon their parents?

Abandoning parents may send you to jail. The Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007 is being considered for amendments which inter-alia propose that “whoever, having the care or protection of parent(s)/senior citizen(s) intentionally abuses or abandons such parent(s)/senior citizen(s) shall be punishable with imprisonment of not less than three months which […]

National Commission for Scheduled Castes, fake Scheduled Castes Certificates,Scheduled Castes ,Vijay Sampla ,PSUs, Banks, India

Check out the number of complaints against fake Scheduled Castes Certificates

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 […]