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OBC Reservations – Supreme Court Verdict

The Supreme court has stayed the implementation of the OBC reservation in its current form. The Court ruled that the 1931 census could not be a determinative factor for identifying the OBCs for the purpose of providing reservation. I personally see this as being a good thing in the light of the recent developments. This […]

February 5, 2009 · Ajit · No Comments
Posted in: Creamy Layer, Reservations

Creamy Layer Update

Hindu reports In probably the first acceptance of the creamy layer concept by the political establishment, a Parliamentary Committee has recommended preference in reservation for the non-creamy layer of OBC candidates in government-aided institutions of higher learning. The Parliamentary Standing Committee on HRD has recommended that the “first instance reservation should be given to the […]

December 3, 2006 · Ajit · 26 Comments
Posted in: Creamy Layer, Quota Reservations, Reservations