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NORTH-Bonanza for Cotton Growers

As For the reservation of seats for SC and ST students in government colleges and their attached hostels (the government policy requires 15 per cent of all seats to be reserved for SC and five per cent for ST students), the picture was dismal. The Presidency- College principal told the Committee, lor instance, that last year a total of 48 seats had been reserved in Arts and, Science; but only, 27 candidates appeared for the admission test out of whom 16 ultimately got themselves admitted. In 1973-74, only 13 SC and ST students entered the college, representing a mere five per cent of the total entrants.

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