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Sarate's counsel V M Thorat told the HC that out of the 96 castes included in the OBC category, nearly 40 per cent were not even eligible for reservation.
The survey found that of those who had faced sexual violence, 31 per cent were raped, 4 per cent were gang-raped and 4 per cent faced an attempt to rape.
The Most Backward Social Justice Committee submitted its report recently to the CM Yogi Adityanath.
Although he said his party would stand as a rock to protect the reservation of Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and backward classes.
The house had to be adjourned thrice on Thursday; first till the end of Question Hour and then twice for ten minutes before it was adjourned for the day.
A final call in this regard is expected be taken by the Union Cabinet on Thursday when the proposal is likely to figure during its meeting.
Fadnavis, who was at Akola to review drought condition, told the reporters that the government will complete all legal formalities by the end of November to grant Maratha community their due.
The elections would also be unique in terms of having a woman majority panel given out by UDA.
Yadav also said by passing a bill in Parliament the NDA government reversed the dilution of the SC/ST Act, but it left scope for tinkering in future.
The state government has imposed prohibitory orders under section 144 in all the districts of the state and security has been tightened as a precautionary measure.
Sources said that the BJP leaders had brought to the notice of the party high command simmering anger among the upper castes in a number of states.
Census 2021 will be finalised in three years after conducting the census instead of seven to eight years now, a home ministry spokesperson said.
Granting constitutional status to NCBC a milestone for OBCs' empowerment: BJP's Hukumdev Narayan Yadav
The Rajya Sabha passed theConstitution (123rd Amendment) Bill 2017 to provide constitutional status to the NCBC, giving the panel full powers to safeguard the rights and interests of OBCs.
The NCBC, a statutory body created in 1993, was given limited powers only to recommend to the government inclusion or exclusion of a community in the central list of OBCs.
The proposed legislation seeks to grant the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC) constitutional status on a par with National Commissions for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.