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Government may set up OBC panel like SC/ST commission in the run up to Bihar polls

Government may set up OBC panel like SC/ST commission in the run up to Bihar polls

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

NEW DELHI: The government is considering setting up a Constitutional body on the lines of the SC/ST commission for the Other Backward Classes (OBC), a move significant in the run up to elections in Bihar later this year. As of now, the OBCs have, what is called, the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC), which […]

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Subdivision of OBCs not on our agenda, Centre says

Subdivision of OBCs not on our agenda, Centre says

| June 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Union social justice minister Thaawar Chand Gehlot has said the Centre is not considering any proposal to subdivide the OBCs as proposed by the National Commission for Backward Classes. “There is no such view within the government. There is no discussion at any serious forum. This issue is not under examination,” Gehlot told […]

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