PL Punia, chairman of National Commission for Scheduled Castes was in Varaanasi on
Banaras Hindu University vice-chancellor Professor DP Singh welcomed Punia and presented him a memento
He said the commission had taken a serious note of the suicide committed by Laxman Prasad of
Later talking reporters Punia alleged that Uttar Pradesh government had failed to provide the prescribed 23 per cent quota to scheduled castes in government services. He also alleged that UP government had been misutilising the funds meant for the dalit.
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