Director, Scheduled Caste Welfare
After the establishment of Gujarat State, provision has been made for giving equal opportunities to all and special care has been taken for the development of the weaker classes of the Country without any discrimination in the guiding principles of the people welfare oriented Constitution of India. As mentioned in section-46 of the Constitution of India, special care shall be taken by the State Government for the educational development of weaker classes of the Country/Society especially Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. Towards this, several schemes are being implemented for the development of Scheduled Castes of Gujarat State by the Director, Scheduled Caste Welfare.

The Schemes for Scheduled Castes are among the below mentioned Development Oriented Groups :
1. Educational Schemes,
2. Schemes for Economic Development,
3. Health, Housing Schemes
4. Other Welfare Schemes.