Yechury underscored need for such reservation saying employment opportunities in the public sector is “shrinking” and called for quota in jobs in private domain.
The decision was announced after a marathon four-day session of the CPM Central Committee and the Politburo in Delhi.
Speaking to The Indian Express from Beijing, Sitaram Yechury confirmed his reply to Bilawal’s remarks.
Gautam Deb, however, claimed he will speak to Yechury about the alliance.
CPM leader Sitaram Yechury admits the Left needs to adapt, talks about the mistakes made in West Bengal, and denies an understanding with the Congress.
CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury did his higher secondary education in the institution. The memories are sweeter for Yechury because he topped the science stream in the school-leaving CBSE exam.
The CPM leader also stressed the need to hold a discussion between the Centre and state governments.
“The justice delivery system in the country should be seen to be impartial so as to retain the people’s confidence in it,” CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury said.
CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury talks to Ruhi Tewari about the logjam in the House and the Opposition’s strategy.
Yechury said he had not objected Wednesday as he had thought Jaitley’s remarks would be expunged from the records.
“The match fixing is very evident. Minority fundamentalism in the state and the majority fundamentalism at the Centre feed on each other,” Yechury added.
Sitaram Yechury was speaking at a programme to celebrate the 102nd birth anniversary of Jyoti Basu in Kolkata.
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The former CPM leader conceded that there remains a doubt on “what use would I be of to the party”.