ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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On the Question of Backwardness

The demand by Gujarat's Patidar community for a share in the Other Backward Classes reservation quota is not just a demand to get wishes fulfilled but seems a strategic conspiratorial plan to get rid of the reservation policy. It challenges the foundational premises and determinants of backwardness, the grounds of entitlement to the benefits of the reservation policy.

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