ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Asymmetrical Federalism and the 100% Reservation Judgment

The judgment of Chebrolu Leela Prasad Rao v State of Andhra Pradesh disregards the idea of asymmetrical federalism and considerably weakens the Fifth Schedule. The Supreme Court has not only overlooked the constitutional scheme of the Fifth Schedule but also failed to understand the ground reality of schools located in Scheduled Areas.

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