OBC quota

Madhya Pradesh High Court seeks state government's reply over OBC quota order

A Delhi-based organisation named 'Youth For Equality' has filed a petition challenging the state General Administration Department order issued on September 2.

published on : 17th September 2021

Maharashtra government's ordinance on OBC quota in local body bypolls should pass legal test: BJP

Speaking to reporters in Pune, Chandrakant Patil said the government should make the ordinance legally sound so that it does not get struck down by court.

published on : 16th September 2021

Odisha Cabinet paves way for 27 percent OBC quota

Approves changes in laws regulating elections to rural and urban local bodies 

published on : 2nd September 2021

Decision on OBC quota in a week, says Maharashtra CM Thackeray

He was speaking at an all-party meeting held on the issue at the Sahyadri Guest House here.

published on : 27th August 2021

Madras High Court verdict on OBC quota on August 25

Though the backward classes mentioned in the Central Educational Institution Act, 2006,

published on : 19th August 2021

Passing of OBC Bill victory for federalism: MK Stalin

This is a victory for federalism. Passing of this Bill has come as a small piece of medicine for the centuries-old wounds and it forms the foundation for social justice.

published on : 12th August 2021

Stalin urged to spearhead national fight for OBC rights

Retired judges, activists submit letter with national-level demands

published on : 8th August 2021

OBC, EWS reservation in medical courses aimed at making egalitarian society: BJP

BJP leader and Union Minister Bhupender Yadav said the party congratulates Prime Minister Modi for taking this historic step.

published on : 31st July 2021

Government announces 27% reservation for OBCs, 10% quota for EWS in medical seats

OBC students from across the country shall now be able to take the benefit of this reservation in the AIQ scheme to compete for seats in any state.

published on : 29th July 2021

Decision on OBC reservation in advanced stage: Solicitor General Tushar Mehta to Madras HC

The union government is on the verge of making its decision on the implementation of the reservation in the State-surrendered medical seats for the all India quota in non-central medical colleges.

published on : 26th July 2021

Madras HC pulls Centre over medical OBC quota

To not implement the reservation is not a choice for the Union government, court observes

published on : 20th July 2021

Delay in NEET-MDS counselling callous: SC hits out at Modi government

Additional Solicitor General K M Nataraj sought to shift the blame on another SC bench, saying the government was awaiting clarification on providing OBC quota to seats in the AIQ pool.

published on : 20th July 2021

OBC resolution to be moved by Maharashtra govt in Legislature 'misleading': Devendra Fadnavis 

The Supreme Court earlier this year quashed quota for the OBCs in local bodies after observing that the total number of seats earmarked for various communities should not exceed 50%.

published on : 5th July 2021

Fadnavis must cooperate with Maharashtra CM on OBC quota, says Sena MP Sanjay Raut

Fadnavis had recently said he could get the OBC quota reinstated if he was given the reins of power in the state for four months.

published on : 28th June 2021

Maha Vikas Aghadi, BJP battle over OBC quota in civic bodies 

The demand for restoration of OBC quota in local civic bodies has triggered a political slugfest between the ruling and Oppositions parties  in Maharashtra. 

published on : 28th June 2021
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