Backward Castes

Breaching quota ceiling and need for caste Census

The government must incorporate a separate column for enumeration of OBCs and SEBCs in the forthcoming Census

published on : 20th September 2021

Issues of most backward castes just election agenda not priority for political parties in India

While political parties have made tall promises to address the issues of the Most Backward Castes, Namita Bajpai discovers they have just been lip service.

published on : 7th July 2019

Eye on 2019, NDA government to rejig backward castes to break Opposition ties to Yadavs, other dominant groups

The strategy to polarise multiple backward castes against the dominant ones in the states has seemingly been incubated in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 23rd August 2017