PUCL Bulletin, December 2001

Table 3: All india conviction rate under PCR Act and
SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act during 1991 to 1998

.Year/Crime Head Conviction Rate
PCR Act.
1991 26.2
1992 29.4
1993 33.0
1994 21.4
1995 35.5
1996 23.9
1997 27.2
1998 22.6
SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act
1995 39.2
1996 38.1
1997 31.4
1998 32.2

Notes:

  1. Prior figures of SC/ST Prev. Act are not available.
  2. 1995 figure exclude data of Bihar, Gujarat, Meghalaya, and Daman & Diu on SC/ST Prev. of Atrocities Act. due to its non-availability.

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