Manish Kathuria and Others Etc. Vs. State of Punjab and Others Etc[SC 2017 DECEMBER]

KEYWORDS:-  Article 142 OF CONSTITUTION- COMPLETE JUSTICE-principle of horizontal reservation- DATE:- DECEMBER 13, 2017- We also make it clear that this judgment is rendered in the peculiar facts of this case and it should not be quoted as a precedent. SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Manish Kathuria and Others Etc. Vs. State of Punjab and Others Etc. [Civil Appeal No(S). 21848-21850/2017 arising from SLP (C) Nos.1842-1844 of … Continue reading Manish Kathuria and Others Etc. Vs. State of Punjab and Others Etc[SC 2017 DECEMBER]

Indra Sawnhey v. Union of India [SC 1992 NOVEMBER]

KEYWORDS:- RESERVATION- AIR 1993 SC 477 : (1992) 2 Suppl. SCR 454 : (1992) 3 Suppl. SCC 212 : JT 1992 (6) SC 273 : (1992) Suppl. SCALE 1 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Indra Sawhney Appellant Versus Union of India and others Respondent (Before: M. H. Kania, C.J.I., M. N. Venkatachaliah, S. Ratnavel Pandian, Dr. T. K. Thommen, A. M. Ahmadi, Kuldip Singh, P. B. … Continue reading Indra Sawnhey v. Union of India [SC 1992 NOVEMBER]

Tripurari Sharan and Anr. Vs. Ranjit Kumar Yadav & Ors[SC 2018 January]

KEYWORDS:- RESERVATION- DATE:- January 11, 2018 A MRC can opt for a seat earmarked for the reserved category, so as to not disadvantage him against less meritorious reserved category candidates. Such MRC shall be treated as part of the general category only.  Due to the MRC’s choice, one reserved category seat is occupied, and one seat among the choices available to general category candidates remains unoccupied. … Continue reading Tripurari Sharan and Anr. Vs. Ranjit Kumar Yadav & Ors[SC 2018 January]

THE CONSTITUTION (SCHEDULED CASTES) ORDER, 1950

(C.O.19)  In  exercise  of the powers conferred by clause (1) of article 341  of the  Constitution of India, the President, after consultation with the Governors  and Rajpramukhs of the States concerned, is pleased to make the following Order, namely:-  This Order may be called the Constitution (Scheduled Caste) Order, 1950. Subject  to  the provisions of this Order, the castes,  races  or tribes  or  parts of, or groups within, castes or tribes specified  in 2[Parts  to 3[XXII] 7{XXIII}8XXIV of the Schedule to this Order … Continue reading THE CONSTITUTION (SCHEDULED CASTES) ORDER, 1950

WB Backward Classes (Other than SC & ST) Reservation of Vacancies in Services & Posts Act, 2012

GOVERNMENT OF WEST BENGAL LAW DEPARTMENT Legislative NOTIFICATION No. 533-L.—25th March, 2013.—The following Act of the West Bengal Legislature, having been assented to by the Governor, is hereby published for general information:— West Bengal Act XXXIX of 2012 THE WEST BENGAL BACKWARD CLASSES (OTHER THAN SCHEDULED CASTES AND SCHEDULED TRIBES) (RESERVATION OF VACANCIES IN SERVICES AND POSTS) ACT, 2012. [Passed by the West Bengal Legislature.] … Continue reading WB Backward Classes (Other than SC & ST) Reservation of Vacancies in Services & Posts Act, 2012

List of Other Backward Classes in West Bengal

As on 07 10 2017 SL More Backward (Category A) SL Backward (Category B) 1 Abdal (Muslim) 1 Adaldar (Muslim) 2 Atta (Muslim) 2 Akunji/Akan/Akhan (Muslim) 3 Baidya Muslim 3 Bag (Muslim) 4 Basni/ Bosni (Muslim) 4 Bagani (Muslim) 5 Bayen (Muslim) 5 Baishya Kapali 6 Beldar Muslim 6 Bansi Barman 7 Bepari /Byapari Muslim 7 Baradi (Muslim) 8 Bhangi (Muslim) 8 Barujibi, Barui 9 … Continue reading List of Other Backward Classes in West Bengal