State Backward Classes Commission recommended the State Government to create a
separate Secretariat and Ministry for the alround Development of Backward
Classes people comprising of about 55% of the State’s total population.
a separate Secretariat called as “Backward Classes Welfare Department” was
created Vide G.O No:¹D¸ÀÄE 394 ¸ÀC¸ÉÃ 2012 dated:4th August 2012. The
Administrative set up of this Secretariat is as follows:
Classes Welfare Department’s Secretariat is headed by IAS Officer as Secretary