Gujarat EBC Quota Rejected By Gujarat High Court Latest News

By | August 4, 2016

Gujarat EBC Reservation Quota Rejected By High Court of Gujarat, As Per Previous Notification by Govt. of Gujarat has announced 10% reservation to General Category on basis of EBC (Economically Backward Class – in General Category / UR). Official notification for 10% reservation in Gujarat. View More Details about Gujarat EBC 10% Reservation for Economically Backward Class mention below.

Gujarat govt as HC rejects 10% reservation for EBCs in educational institutions

The Gujarat High Court on Thursday quashed the State government’s notification granting 10% quota for economically backward classes (EBCs) in educational institutions. The Gujarat government in April, had announced a 10% quota for all members of economically backward classes, including those belonging to the upper caste. The decision, that was taken under Anandiben Patel’s government, didn’t seem to have bright prospects given an existing 49% reservation for SC, ST and OBC. The Supreme Court dictates that no state can have over 50% reservation. The quota was aimed at benefiting families with less than Rs six lakh of annual income.

Economically Backward Class 10% Reservation Rejects By Gujarat High Court

The Gujarat High Court on Thursday rejected the government’s notification granting 10 percent quota for EBCs (economically backward classes) in educational institutions.


Gujarat HC quashes Gujarat Govt. notification granting 10% quota for EBCs (economically backward classes) in educational institutions. This comes at a time when the state is reeling under protests by Dalits, after self-styled cow vigilantes thrashed Dalit youths for skinning the carcass of a cow. Gujarat also, last week, saw Anandiben Patel resign from the post of chief ministergujarat-EBC-Rejectb

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