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Creamy layer in OBC quotas to stay: SC

November 24, 2006 12:50 IST

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The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a PIL seeking exemption of the operation of the 'creamy layer' rule within the Other Backward Classes for persons engaged in hereditary occupations.


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Sub: Creamy layer to stay:SC

No sector of govt is immune from political interfernce - even the SC has been co-opted into signing on to the social 'engineering' policies of ...

Posted by labrea

Sub: sc verdit

If am not wrong, just looking into the postings in reply to the news article, everybody seem to think that SC has allowed the reservation ...

Posted by Balu

Sub: SC judgement

I would certainly like to see the debates and the points of arguments which SC gave for letting the Reservation continue for creamy layers.

Posted by Rahul

Sub: Creamy Layer to stay

Great. When will we have a reservation-less society? S.Ramaswamy

Posted by S.Ramaswam

Sub: Creamy layer to stay - SC

This is highly undemocratic to have this quota after 60 years of independence, how long upper caste will suffer,if creamy layer is still considered in ...

Posted by Dr.AG Agarwal



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