By: M.S.Yatnatti: Editor and Video Journalist Bengaluru: The co-operation department is clearly violating the the allocation norms in respect of SC ST.The statutory status being conferred to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Sub-plan, grants for welfare schemes for these communities will be increased to `15,834 crore .Social Welfare Minister H Anjaneya told reporters that the SC, ST Sub-plan Act was passed in the Belgaum session. According to the Act, all departments have to earmark 24 .1 per cent of their grants for vulnerable sections of society. At present, it is Rs 8,616 crore, he added.
Rs. 11.00 lakhnot sanctioned despite budgetary provision to Bangalore Mahanagar Palike S C Workers co-op society Ltd : 2652 members who are poor SC people and members in BBMP Pourakarmikas/Safai Karmachari in need of financing and better infrastructure and total computerization and office up-gradation . As Bangalore Mahanagar Palike S C Workers co-op society Ltd is in need of funds to create and to undertake economic activities and to create infrastructure and assets for the benefit of their members . Bangalore Mahanagar Palike S C Workers co-op society Ltd requested government to issue necessary orders for release of financial assistance of 11.00 lakh to Bangalore Mahanagar Palike S C Workers co-op society Ltd under state government scheme to Societies organized by the SC/ST, BCM and Minorities do not have sufficient funds to undertake economic activities for the benefit of their members. Hence with a view to assist these societies to create infrastructure and assets, financial assistance is provided under this scheme. A sum of Rs. 11.00 lakh has been provided for this programme in the Annual Plan 2015-16.
The report submitted by ARCS on 31-12-2015 is misleading false and incorrect as it is against the Government policy of SC ST loan waiver schemeS and it need to be corrected or overruled as budgeted amount is getting lapsed by atrocious attitude of department against SC ST people and it need to be utilized before 31-03-2016 and co-operation department is also part of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Sub-plan, grants for welfare schemes for these communities and co-operation department has to give all facilities due for SC ST societies without the askingand application .Waiver is made to society as it working capital loan given for onward lending to its members or Waiver is made toindividual member it is one and the same as the it is member who is beneficiary of loan waived as one time measure11 members will waived as 11 lakhs loan is pending or 11 lkahs can be distributed to all members as all members can get one time loan waiver benefit of small amount or as we have requested to waive the loan taken from DCC bank of 160 lakhs as one time loan waiver scheme of Government . Complete list of loan availed by members was submitted to the department . As state has declared loan waiver scheme all SC ST Societies question of co-operation department not implementing these schemes to sc st people need to seriously consider by the government. The report submitted by ARCS is misleading false and incorrect .The one time loan waiver scheme announced by chief minister and The Government will consider waiving loans granted to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe beneficiaries in the State, Social Welfare Minister has said and in this regard agricultural and non agricultural societies and question of profitable or non profitable societies does not arise Request for of loan waiver of SC/ST persons who are members in Bangalore Mahanagar Palike S C Workers co-op society Ltd which is pending since 1994. Out Rs 20 lakhs loan balance is only 11 Lakhs which is to be repaid with interest since 1994 as per record . The society has made requested the department to issue necessary orders in this respect as Government of Karnataka has made budgetary provisions for loan waiver schemes forSC and ST people .The file of loan waiver is pending with the co-operation department since 13-011-2013 . You need to implement The Karnataka Scheduled Castes Sub-Plan and tribal Sub-Plan (Planning, Allocation and Utilization of Financial Resources) Act, 2013, and 24.01 % is mandatory for all department have to make and implement in respect f SC ST schemes .Reference: Your letter No UBC -5/203/OTHERS/2013-14 dated 06-11-2015 and 23-12-2015
The Congress government in Karnataka the day it formed had waived of cumulative loans and interest arrears to the tune of Rs.1,225 crore owed by 10.3 lakh beneficiaries of the weaker sections of society .Of the total beneficiaries, 1.87 lakh belong to Schedule Castes (SC), 4,078 to Schedule Tribes (ST), 4.98 lakh to OBCs (Other Backward Classes) and three lakh to minorities."The waiver of loans with interest to these beneficiaries was in accordance with the promise made in congressparty election manifesto ahead of the assembly polls . Reportedly atrocities on SC/ST continued unabated. Stern action need to be initiated against officials for dereliction of duty. Reportedly many officers are forcible recovering of loans If any officer forces to repay loan, aggrieved person can give complaint to government. Stop forcible recovery of loans despite loan waiver by Government and government has informed about this loan waiver the departments .Despite State government have made budgetary provisions for SC/ST Loans waiver but instead of informing loan waiver every time ARCS Central ZoneBangalore case worker Mr Murali mobile number 9845302262 calls for forcibly recovery of SC/ST loans from Bangalore Mahanagar Palike S C Workers co-op society Ltd despite they have submitted loan waiver application several time. Joint registrar Cooperative society (Urban Banking Department) Ali Askar Road Bangalore is processing it as per Government order Number CO 13 CLS 2014 dated 20-01-2014 and 19-10-2015 . Instead of forwarding details to Joint registrar Cooperative society (Urban Banking Department) he is forcibly recovering the dues which have been waived by Government order which is not communicated to them by Joint registrar Cooperative society (Urban Banking Department).He threatens action on SC/ST persons. Joint registrar Cooperative society (Urban Banking Department) Ali Askar Road Bangalore has till today has not communicatedloan waiver of SC/ST persons who are members in Bangalore Mahanagar Palike S C Workers co-op society Ltd which has taken loan of 200 lakhs from state owned DCC Bank andbalance amount payable by members is 160 lakhs and12.75 lakhs balance remaining (out of 20 lakhs) loan given by Government of Karnataka through co-operation department .A total of 160 plus 12.75= 172.75 lakhs need to be waived of by the Government. Government of Karnataka made budgetary provisions for loan waiver schemes for SC and ST people for of loan waiver of SC ST persons which haswaived cumulative loans and interest arrears to the tune of Rs.1,225 crore owed by 10.3 lakh beneficiaries of the SC and ST and weaker sections of society and madebudgetary provisions for loan waiver schemes forSC and ST people.
DC is requested to allot the land : Application made by Bangalore Mahanagar Palike S C Workers Co-Operative Society Ltd”. for allotment of Available Government land of 22 Acres 38 Guntas (As 8 acres is already allotted to Dalit Gramaudyoga Sangaha ) in Survey Number 24 of Lakshmipura village Dasanpura Hobli Bangalore North Taluka Bengaluru Urban District out 30 Acres 38 Guntas for state level office and community center 2 Acres 38 Guntas and 20 acres for distribution of house sites 20x30 sits (40 sites in one acre and in 20 acres 800 sites for poor SC members ” Bangalore Mahanagar Palike S C Workers Co-Operative Society Ltd”. It has been stated in the RTC that 18 Acres 38 Guntas has been reserved for SC/ST site less people as per order dated 15-04-2015 .If it is not allotted to anybody then Government can consider allotting it poor SC members of Bangalore Mahanagar Palike S C Workers Co-Operative Society Ltd”. If this land is not available then DCcan allot any available land in BBMP BMRDA BIAPPA limits.