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Madhya Pradesh Cabinet approves 10 percent reservation for economically weaker sections

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Kamal Nath, today 26 June 2019, approved 10 per cent reservation for economically weaker sections (EWS) from the general category. Those with annual income above Rs. 8 lakh or owning 5 acres of agricultural land (both irrigated or barren, rugged and rocky land), residential

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Rajya Sabha passes the 124th Constitution Amendment Bill

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Indian Parliament’s Winter Session 2018 concluded on Thursday (9 January) with the passage of the 124th Constitution Amendment Bill that provides for 10 per cent reservation for the economically eaker sections of the unreserved category. It has been a successful session in terms of wide participation of all political parties

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Modi Government goes for 10 percent quota for economically weaker sections ahead of Lok Sabha Polls

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Ahead of parliamentary elections, Union Cabinet today (7 January 2019) approved 10 per cent reservation for the economically weaker sections cutting across religious lines in government jobs and education. The General or the unreserved category of candidates from the economically backward or deprived sections will get the benefits of this reservation.

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