Creamy Layer is Applicable in SC/ST Reservations says Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday has introduce a framework in reservations in promotions for SC/ST but has also introduced OBC quota type creamy layer principal. The creamy layer is a concept that puts an income ceiling on people availing of caste-wise reservations in government jobs and education. A constitution bench headed by Chief Justice of India […]

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Government not debarred from reservation in promotion to SC/ST employees: Supreme Court

In a major relief to the Centre, the Supreme Court today allowed it to go ahead with reservation in promotion for employees belonging to the SC and ST category in “accordance with law”. The top court took into account the Centre’s submissions that entire process of promotion has come to a “standstill” due to the […]

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