Caste based census

Make details of Intensive Household Survey public, demands Telangana Congress chief Revanth

Stating that the Congress always supported the cause of social justice, he said caste-based census could ensure social justice for all, especially the Backward Classes.

published on : 12th October 2021

All-party delegation from Jharkhand meets Amit Shah, demand caste-based census in 2021

The letter stated that it is unfair for the people from Backward and Extremely Backward Classes, for ages, that they are not able to make the expected progress.

published on : 26th September 2021

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav bids for consensus on caste census; writes to non-BJP leaders

“The ruling party doesn’t have a single rational reason against not conducting the caste census,” Tejashwi Yadav stated in the letter.

published on : 26th September 2021

Odisha Assembly passes resolution on caste census

The House will now send the resolution to the Odisha State Commission for Backward Classes for onward transmission to the Centre.

published on : 10th September 2021

Vakulabharanam takes over as chairman of Telangana BC Commission

The newly appointed chairman Vakulabharanam Krishna Mohan Rao said the BJP-led Central government should consider taking up the census 2021 with caste-wise enumeration.

published on : 2nd September 2021

BJP leader Ananda Bhaskar Rapolu writes to PM Modi for caste-based census

BJP leader Ananda Bhaskar Rapolu said the Caste-based Census will help to have real-time correct data, which will be helpful for the public policy planners.

published on : 31st August 2021

JDU leader Kushwaha warns of confrontation within NDA if demand for caste-based census not met

Many BJP leaders have dubbed the demand for a caste-based census as "illogical" and a "threat to national unity."

published on : 26th August 2021

Arun Jaitley had given written assurance for caste-based census, claims Lalu Prasad Yadav

On Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a meeting with the delegation of 10 parties led by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in the national capital to discuss a caste-based census.

published on : 25th August 2021

Samajwadi Party to initiate caste census if voted to power in UP Assembly polls

Samajwadi Party’s The statement by the party came hours after a delegation of 10 parties from Bihar headed by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met Prime Minister Modi in support of a caste-based census.

published on : 24th August 2021

Nitish Kumar to lead Bihar delegation to discuss caste-based census with PM Modi 

Kumar said that the request would be made to the PM but the final decision will be left for the central government.

published on : 21st August 2021

Demand for caste census driven by social concerns, not political: Nitish Kumar

Fresh demands for caste census have been triggered by a statement by the Centre in Parliament recently that an exercise to ascertain the population of only SCs and STs was under consideration.

published on : 9th August 2021

BSP will support Centre if it takes concrete steps for holding OBC census: Mayawati

Her remarks come close on the heels of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday seeking an appointment with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the tricky issue of caste-based census.

published on : 6th August 2021

Options open on state-specific caste census if Centre doesn’t yield: Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said the demand for caste-based census was very much alive despite the Centre’s disinclination.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Will seek appointment with PM Modi on caste census issue: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Kumar, who is the de facto leader of the JD(U), however, asserted that divergent stands adopted by his party and the BJP, which heads the Union government, on the issue will not affect the coalition.

published on : 1st August 2021

Nitish reaffirms demand for caste-based census;urges Centre to must think over it

Kumar said the Bihar Assembly has passed unanimous resolutions twice in 2019 and 2020 favouring caste-based census and urged the union government to "must think about it."

published on : 24th July 2021
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