Criminal Tribes

Some articles on tribes, criminal tribes, criminal, criminals:

Denotified Tribes Of India
... Denotified Tribes (DNTs), also known as vimukta jati, are the tribes that were originally listed under the Criminal Tribes Act of 1871, as Criminal Tribes and "addicted to the systematic ... The Criminal Tribes Act of 1952 repealed the notification, i.e ... replaced by a series of Habitual Offenders Acts, that asked police to investigate a suspect’s criminal tendencies and whether his occupation is "conducive to settled way ...
Criminal Tribes Act - Post-independence Reforms
... Morarji Desai, and Gulzarilal Nanda to look into the matter of 'criminal tribes', this set into motion the final repeal of the Act in August 1949 ... people to defy the CTA, as result the number of tribes under CTA was reduced ... though effectively re-stigmatized the already marginalised "criminal tribes" ...
Habitual Offender - In Specific Jurisdictions - India
... The Criminal Tribes Act, 1872 was amended a number of times ... It recommended suitable steps to be taken for amelioration of the pitiable conditions of the Criminal Tribes rather than stigmatising them as criminals ... As a result, the Criminal Tribes Act of 1871 was repealed in 1952 and the Habitual Offenders Act was enacted in its place ...

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