ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Is Caste Still an Indicator of Backwardness?

The 10% Quota

The 10% quota for the economically weaker sections completely overturns the original logic of reservations on its head, while misconstruing the EWS category itself. Data suggests that caste remains a critical marker of disadvantage, even amongst the “poor.”



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Updated On : 29th Mar, 2019

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