Socially and Educationally Backward Classes

BJD steps up demand for caste-based census

The MPs said due to lack of data and ceiling of 50 pc reservation policy, provisions made by different states to do justice to the SEBC/OBCs have been struck down by different courts.

published on : 12th August 2021

Govt introduces Constitution amendment bill in Lok Sabha to restore states' rights on OBC list

Opposition parties had accused the Centre of assaulting the federal structure by taking away the power of the states to identify and list the Other Backward Classes.

published on : 9th August 2021

SC to hear on June 28 plea against its verdict on states power to declare Backward Classes

A five-judge bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan will hear the Centre's plea in chambers.

published on : 26th June 2021