ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
-A A +A

Representation of Minorities in Civil Services

In view of the controversy over the Rajinder Sachar Committee collecting information about the representation of minorities in the armed forces, it may be recalled that, in the 1980s, the union governmentâ??s high power panel on minorities had collected information which showed the gross under-representation of Muslims in the civil services.

Subscribers please login to access full text of the article.

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

826for India

$50for overseas users

Get instant access to the complete EPW archives

Subscribe now


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top