Monday, March 25, 2019 02:00 PM

పేదలకు రిజర్వేషన్లు, అమలులో సవాళ్ళు ||EBC Quota: Implementation Issues||

The Centre's decision to introduce ten percent reservation for economically backward sections of society is fraught with several implementation challenges, which may lead to its misuse and abuse. Moreover, the overall quota would go beyond the constitutionally laid limit of fifty percent, making it vulnerable to judicial review. Yet, the Narendra Modi-led government has contemplated it, essentially to cater to its upper-caste, middle-class electoral constituency at a time when polls are round the corner.