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OBC quota


Defend OBC quota in Supreme Court, DMK urges Centre

October 01, 2021 8:10 am

The Centre had issued a notification on July 29, 2021 and declared that 27 per cent reservation for OBCs would be implemented in all state contributed medical and dental seats to AIQ from academic year 2021-2022 onwards, the DMK recalled in a representation to the Union government.

Mumbai: OBC quota conference passes resolution for caste census

September 26, 2021 6:36 am

“Anybody who questions the Centre comes under the scanner of investigating agencies. I would urge everybody to exercise caution in the current scenario,” Cabinet Minister Chhagan Bhujbal said.

Maharashtra govt to issue ordinance for OBC quota in local body polls

September 16, 2021 12:30 am

The cabinet took the decision about making amendments in the law for OBC reservation in rural local bodies such as Zilla Parishad, Panchayat Samiti and Gram Panchayat.

OBCs will not let ministers enter their villages unless quota is restored, BJP tells Maharashtra government

August 28, 2021 7:01 pm

The party’s aggressive stance comes a day after CM Uddhav Thackeray convened a meeting of all political parties to discuss OBC reservation on Friday

Maharashtra government devises formula for OBC quota in local body polls

August 26, 2021 11:30 pm

Uddhav Thackeray calls all-party meet today to build consensus

OBC quota in medical courses, inflated board result pass percentages to NEP 2020 anniversary: Top education news this week

August 02, 2021 9:51 am

Top education news this week: IIM Ahmedabad announced the exam schedule for CAT 2021. The central government announced OBC quota in medical seats and PM Modi launched the ‘Academic Bank of Credit’ that will provide multiple entry and exit options for students.

Maharashtra: OBC front to protest for local bodies quota, first rally in Baramati

July 20, 2021 1:24 pm

The protest will be against the Centre as well as the Maharashtra government, said OBC leader Prakash Shendge.

Maharashtra still has time to restore OBC quota in local bodies: Fadnavis

May 31, 2021 11:45 pm

Fadnavis said, “During our government, we had issued an ordinance to protect the OBC reservation in local bodies. Unfortunately, the Uddhav Thackeray-led government allowed the ordinance to lapse.”

OBC quota only statutory, can’t breach 50% ceiling in local bodies, says SC

March 05, 2021 8:27 am

The judgment came on petitions challenging Section 12(2)(c) of the Maharashtra Zilla Parishads and Panchayat Samitis Act, 1961, which mandated that the State should provide 27 per cent reservation to OBCs.

Sainik Schools to have 27% OBC quota for students

October 31, 2020 2:08 am

Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar tweeted Friday: “OBC reservation to be introduced in Sainik Schools from the year 2021-22.” The decision was communication to the principals of these schools through a letter on October 13.