Hanging cross on wall, going to church not ground to cancel Scheduled Caste certificate: Madras High Court

The Court set aside a decision to cancel the petitioner's community certificate which stated that she belonged to the Hindu Pallan community.
Hanging cross on wall, going to church not ground to cancel Scheduled Caste certificate: Madras High Court
Madurai Bench of Madras HC , Christian cross

Hanging a cross on a wall or going to church does not necessarily mean one has altogether abandoned the original faith to which one was born and cannot be the basis for cancelling a scheduled caste community certificate, the Madras High Court has ruled (Dr P Muneeswari v. Secretary to the Government, Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare Department and ors).

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