The second round admission of students to private schools under EWS quota will take place between April 29 and May 6.
The commission was formed because government data revealed that over 90% of the OBC quota benefits were cornered by about a dozen dominant castes such as Yadavs, Jats, Kurmis, Vokkaligas etc.
The Swamiji, who is leading a protest over the reservation issue for the past several months, has warned the government not to take the community’s support for granted.
Welcoming the Centre's move, prominent Muslim cleric of Lucknow and Eidgah Imam Maulana Khalid Rashid Farangi Mahali termed the decision "positive".
Told reservation scrapped without modifying Statutory Rules, bench sets aside part of GO No. 2
Chhattisgarh chief minister accuses BJP of stalling reservation for weaker sections by using Raj Bhavan that has withheld assent to two bills.
The Supreme Court suspended criminal trials and court proceedings under Section 124A of Indian Penal Code while allowing the Union of India to reconsider the law.
The V-C said the CLAT results will not affect the performance of students in board exams as scoring minimum eligibility in boards is equally important for admission.
The Act provides for quotas in teaching positions in central institutions for persons from Scheduled Castes/Tribes, socially and educationally backward classes, and economically weaker sections.
The Professional Examination Board has put on hold to declare the dates of various recruitment processes.
The petitioners had said that they had scored eligible marks in NEET but were not given admission for MBBS seats under any quota.
The All-India Veerashaiva Mahasabha that will be held for three days from December 24 is expected to discuss this issue.
BJP has since 2014 shed any inhibitions of playing on the caste pitch, displaying visible alacrity challenging Mandal parties in the heartland states.
The governor in November had urged CM Bhupesh Baghel to convene a special session of the Assembly to pass the amendment bill for tribal reservation or seek a resolution through an ordinance.
These changes would take effect over a nine-year transition period to ensure that no countries are excluded from receiving visas while the per-country caps are phased out.
Five state cabinet ministers handed over the bill to the governor the same day following which she assured them to take a decision after the Raj Bhawan secures the opinion of the legal experts.
The quota was introduced by way of the 103rd Constitutional Amendment. A five-judge SC bench had upheld the amendment by a 3:2 majority.
The word “economically” cannot be disjunctively read in isolation without “weaker sections” to exclude reservations for SC//ST/OBCs who are constitutionally recognised as weaker sections, it said.
The state Assembly passed an amendment bill taking the quota in the state to a 76% with the tribal reservation being raised to 32%.
The amendment bill raised the ST quota to 32% and ST to 13% and that for OBCs to 27%.