Deprived sections can't be denied of quota benefits: Supreme Court

Deprived sections can't be denied of quota benefits: Supreme Court

A Delhi HC verdict had held that selected persons cannot be accorded quota benefits on account of non-submission of OBC certificate before cut off date.

Babus may face action for not verifying caste certificates

Central and state government employees may face disciplinary action for defaulting in timely verification of caste certificates issued to SC or ST category people, as per the new guidelines being finalised by the Centre.

Boon for SC/ST candidates? Birth, caste certificates likely to be merged

The Modi govt has also reportedly proposed draft guidelines to all states suggesting that the Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe status of a person be indicated in his birth certificate.

Data on caste certificates to be available online

In order to curb use of forged caste certificates, the Aam Aadmi Party government has decided to make data of such documents available online by next week.

Caste certificate forgery: Court orders FIR against woman

The Delhi Police has been directed by a court here to register an FIR against a woman for allegedly forging caste certificate to get admission in a college here.

HC sets aside Sushilkumar Shinde`s caste certificate

The Bombay High Court has set aside a caste validity certificate issued to Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde in 2009 on the ground that the scrutiny committee in Maharashtra had not passed a reasoned order as required under the law.

‘Caste panels giving certificates without enquiry’

The Bombay High Court has pulled up the caste scrutiny committees in Maharashtra for issuing caste validity certificates to applicants without holding any enquiry or recording any reasons.

SC allows scrutiny of Ajit Jogi`s caste status

The state government had filed the SLP challenging the
clean chit given to Jogi by the High Court on December 15,

Procedure for get caste certificate simplified

Getting a caste certificate in
the city will now be hassle-free with Delhi Government on Monday
deciding to simplify the procedure for issuance of the

Complaint filed against Cong MLA for forging caste certificate

A police complaint has been filed
against a sitting Congress MLA stating that he had forged documents to obtain Scheduled Caste certificate based on which
he contested Assembly elections.

Caste certificate can`t be cancelled unilaterally: SC

Caste certificate issued to a person can`t be cancelled without granting him an opportunity to be heard.