Pune: Union minister Veerappa Moily on Monday said caste-based census would curb use of fake caste certificates for availing concessions.
"Cast census is an important issue...it will help
government decide the exact number of other backward classes
(OBC) individuals. It will curb increasing use of fake caste
certificates," he told reporters here.
The Congress leader and Union Minister for Corporate
Affairs was talking to media after receiving Mahatma Phule
Samata Award instituted by Akhil Bhartiya Mahatma Phule Samata
Parishad at a function here.