The Commisionerate of Social Welfare was formed with objective of achieving
educational and socio-economic development of Scheduled Castes. The
Commisionerate also deals with the welfare and protection of scheduled castes.
The main functions of the Commisionerate are:
Implement programmes of "Social Defence" like homes for orphan children,
rehabilitation of Jogins and bonded labourers and pension to poor widows
Provide hostels facilities and scholarships to Scheduled Caste (SC) students
Offer admissions to bright Scheduled Caste students in the Public Schools of