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Red Light for Iron Ore

 IV Our discussion of the problem thus reveals some important characteristics of Scheduled Castes' situation. First, the Scheduled Castes are a minority group and have been traditionally deprived of being equal members of the community. The caste distinctions in India have played a major role in this regard. Quite apart from the fact that mere legislation is no adequate remedy for prevailing social practices, such legal safeguards against ascriptive caste statuses as have been provided to protect the low castes ie, the Scheduled Castes

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