Who are the persons excluded from reservation as creamy layer.

n the case of Ashoka Kumar Thakur Vs. State of Bihar and others, , the exclusion of creamy layer from the Other Backward Citizens was again considered by the Apex Court in furtherance of its earlier decision in Indra Sawhney in which case there was agreement amongst eight out of nine Judges. It held that the occupants of the posts like IAS, IPS and Officers of All India Services rise quite high socially and such persons could no longer be socially disadvantaged. Their children get full opportunities to realize their potential and are in no way handicapped in the social life.… Read More Who are the persons excluded from reservation as creamy layer.

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

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