Union Minister opposes UP move to shift 17 OBCs to SC List

Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment has said that the Uttar Pradesh government’s move to relist OBCs (Other Backward Classes) in the Schedule Caste list is unconstitutional and it is a transgression of Parliament’s jurisdiction. Recently, UP government had directed district magistrates and commissioners to issue caste certificates to 17 OBCs. Article 341(1) of… Continue reading Union Minister opposes UP move to shift 17 OBCs to SC List