Tag: Muslim reservation quota

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  • Hiked quotas

    Hiked quotas

    When Telangana’s statehood was restored by bifurcating the composite state of Andhra Pradesh, its proportion of the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, backward classes and minorities had undergone drastic change and their share of reservation in government employment and educational institutions was adversely affected. The Telangana Rashtra Samiti, at the time of the election to the …

    April 17, 2017
  • Telangana hikes Muslim reservation quota to 12%

    Telangana hikes Muslim reservation quota to 12%

    The Telangana legislature on Sunday unanimously passed a bill to hike the reservation quota for backward Muslims and the Scheduled Tribes to 12 and 10 per cent respectively. Barring the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which vehemently opposed the bill both inside and outside the legislature, the entire Opposition supported the Backward Class, Scheduled Castes and …

    April 16, 2017