Bengal Guv gives assent to Bill with provision for appeal against refusal to issue caste certificates

Updated: Nov 24 2022 9:24PM

Kolkata, Nov 24 (PTI) Newly appointed West Bengal Governor Dr C V Ananda Bose on Thursday gave assent to the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes (Identification) Amendment Bill, 2022.

The state assembly had in September passed the Bill, which seeks to insert a provision in the West Bengal Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Identification) Act, 1994 regarding "appeal against refusal to issue certificate".