"Beda Jangam and Budga Jangam were included in the list of
Scheduled Castes in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh
State according to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Modi-
fication) order, 1956 (Copy enclosed).
In the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes orders
(amendment) Act, 1976, (Act 108 of 1976) (Copy enclosed) the
two communities were continued in the list of Scheduled Castes
through out the State without any area restriction.
I therefore request you Kindly to issue instructions to all
your subordinate officers inlcuding village offices and other Dis-
trict officers informing that the two Communities Viz. Bedajangam
and Budgajangam come under Scheduled Castes without giving
harships to the Community people in obtaining Community Cer
For Director of Social Welfare
Copy to District Social Welfare Officers in the State
Copy to President, Andhra Pradesh State Beda Jangam
Copy to Secretary to Government Social Welfare Department.
Andhra Pradesh for information.
Copy to Executive Member, State Beda Sangham, Ongole.
IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE : ANDHRA PRADESH
W.P.No.10237 OF 1984.