"Mockery of the process", Chhattisgarh HC berates govt move to take reservation to 82%, OBC quota increase put on hold

Aditya AK October 5 2019
Chhattisgarh High Court

The Chhattisgarh High Court has directed the State government not to proceed with an Ordinance that envisions an increase in the reservation for Other Backward Classes (OBCs) in government jobs from 14% to 27%.

The Bench of Chief Justice PR Ramachandra Menon and Justice PP Sahu also berated the State government for making a mockery of proceedings pending in an earlier move to increase reservation in Chhattisgarh.

On August 15 this year, the State government had announced . . .

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