Monetary Relief to the Victim of Atrocities

Launched from 1983-84


  • Financial Assistance ranging from Rs. 85000/- to Rs. 8,25,000/- is provided to the members of Scheduled Caste who becomes victims of atrocity by Non-Scheduled Caste persons for various acts like damage and loss of properties, grievous hurt, temporary / permanent incapacitation, Murder, death, rape,gang rape , kidnapping, outrage of modesty etc. and FIR is registered under the provisions of SC/ST(PoA) Act,1989. The financial assistance is given as per the norms prescribed in Annexure-I annexed with the SC/ST(PoA) Rules,1995.

Norms & Relief

Mode of Payment

  • Financial Assistance is provided in the bank accounts of the Victim or Family/Dependent of the Victim.


  • Deputy Commissioner is the sanctioning authority. 


Notification of PoA Act,1989

Notification  Annexure-I (Norms of relief).