Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 31 (ANI): Former Rajya Sabha member from Telangana and Congress leader V Hanumantha Rao on Friday has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding lifting the creamy layer (socially advanced layer) policy on Other Backward Classes (OBC) reservations.
The union govt has announced a 27% reservation for Other Backward Classes and 10% reservation for Economically Weaker Section in medical and dental courses at under-graduate and post-graduate level under its All India Quota scheme from academic year 2021-22. The scheme was introduced in 1986 to provide merit-based opportunities to students from any state who aspire to […]
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 15 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh government has enhanced the income limit for issuances of Other Backward Classes (OBCs) certificate from Rs 6 lakh per annum to Rs 8 lakh per annum.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 10 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi for giving 'huge representation' to OBC (Other Backward Class) leadership in the Union cabinet.
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 9 (ANI): A day after the major reshuffle and expansion of the Union Cabinet, Bharatiya Janata Party OBC Morcha National President Dr K Laxman on Thursday said 27 OBC ministers in the Union Cabinet shows government's intent to empower OBCs.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 5 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators on Monday staged a protest outside Maharashtra Legislative Assembly with sloganeering and holding banners on the issue of OBC reservation, Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC), and farmers distress.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 26 (ANI): Mumbai Police on Saturday detained hundreds of protestors, along with BJP party workers who were gathered at their BJP unit office to start a 'morcha' in front of the Maharashtra Secretariat to demand political reservation of Other Backward Classes (OBCs) in the local bodies.
New Delhi [India], June 7 (ANI): Maharashtra Cabinet Minister Chhagan Bhujbal on Monday said the Centre must restore 27 per cent political reservation for Other Backward Communities (OBC) in the local self-government.