Cabinet approves extension of tenure of the Commission on OBC

Cabinet approves extension of tenure of the Commission on OBC

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the final extension of the term of the Other Backward Classes in the Central List currently mandated up to June 20, 2018, till July 31, 2018.

The Commission held extensive meetings with the stake holders including the State Governments, the State Backward Classes Commissions, various community associations and general public belonging to various Backward Classes and Communities.

The Commission also obtained records, caste-wise of OBCs admitted in higher educational institution as well as similar caste-wise data of recruits in Central Departments, Central Public Sector Undertakings, Public Sector Banks & Financial Institutions, read a government statement.

To have a detailed look at the data collected, the Commission has sought extension of its term.

Representational image

–IBNS

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked with *

Cancel reply

Latest Posts