Enjoy SmartLeges Premium!

Subscribe to SmartLeges Premium and enjoy the following advantages:

  • Consult as many laws as you need with no additional charge
  • Consult almost any law in several countries with the new advanced search engine. All legislation within reach!
  • Enjoy all SmartLeges functions without restrictions
See the plans

An essential and free application for professionals and students in the legal sector

Read more

Sign up for free!

Would you like to consult this and other laws complete?

Sign up for free to consult all the laws of SmartLeges in your mobile phone or tablet, as well as underline text, add notes...

Sign up for free!

Share this law Other laws of India
Email Facebook Twitter Google Linkedin Tumblr


Ministry of Law and Justice

Act nº 31 of 2007

  • Act nº 31 of 2007



[Act No. 31 of 2007]

[29th August, 2007]


An Act further to amend the Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Order, 1950

Be it enacted by Parliament in the Fifty-eighth Year of the Republic of India as follows:

Section 1. Short title

This Act may be called the Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Order (Amendment) Act, 2007.

Section 2. Amendment of the Schedule

In the Schedule to the Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Order, 1950 (C.O. 19),

(a) in Part V.Haryana,

(i) for entry 5, substitute

"5. Batwal, Barwala";

(ii) for entry 24, substitute

"24. Megh, Meghwal";

(b) in Part VIII.Kerala, for entry 61, substitute

"61. Thandan (excluding Ezhuvas and Thiyyas who are known as Thandan, in the erstwhile Cochin and Malabar areas) and (Carpenters who are known as Thachan, in the erstwhile Cochin and Travancore State)";

(c) in Part IX.Madhya Pradesh, for entry 2, substitute

"2. Bagri, Bagdi (excluding Rajput, Thakur sub-castes among Bagri, Bagdi)";

(d) in Part X.Maharashtra,

(i) for entry 8, substitute

"8. Basor, Burud, Bansor, Bansodi, Basod";

(ii) for entries 11 and 12, substitute

"11. Bhambi, Bhambhi, Asadaru, Asodi, Chamadia, Chamar, Chamari, Chambhar, Chamgar, Haralayya, Harali, Khalpa, Machigar, Mochigar, Madar, Madig, Mochi, Telegu Mochi, Kamati Mochi, Ranigar, Rohidas, Nona, Ramnami, Rohit, Samgar, Samagara, Satnami, Surjyabanshi, Surjyaramnami, Charmakar, Pardeshi Chamar;

12. Bhangi, Mehtar, Olgana, Rukhi, Malkana, Halalkhor, Lalbegi, Balmiki, Korar, Zadmalli, Hela";

(e) in Part XIII.Orissa

(i) for entry 19, substitute

"19. Chamar, Chamara, Chamar-Ravidas, Chamar-Rohidas, Mochi, Muchi, Satnami";

(ii) for entry 42, substitute

"42. Kandra, Kandara, Kadama, Kuduma, Kodma, Kodama";

(f) in Part XIV.Punjab, after entry 38, insert

"39. Mahatam, Rai Sikh";

(g) in Part XXIII.Chhattisgarh, after entry 43, insert

"44. Turi".