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3 judge bench to hear Centre's plea against 2018 SC/ST Atrocities Act order

  • The Supreme Court referred to its three-judge bench the Centre's plea seeking review of the March 20, 2018 verdict which had virtually diluted provisions of arrest under the SC/ST Act (Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989).
  • A bench of justices Arun Mishra and U U Lalit said, "Place the matter before three-judge bench next week".