The Union Cabinet on Wednesday increased the creamy layer ceiling for the Other Backward Classes (OBC) category to Rs 8 lakh per annum from the existing six lakh for central government jobs.Aug 24, 2017, 14:00 PM IST
The Supreme Court has held that an individual candidate's income was not required to be clubbed with the income of the parents for the purpose of determining "creamy layer" to exclude a person of backward class from the benefits of reservation.Oct 13, 2014, 22:24 PM IST
The creamy layer income ceiling was increased from Rs 2.5 lakh to Rs 4.5 lakh in 2008.Jun 14, 2012, 15:53 PM IST
The Supreme Court issued notices to the central and state governments on a petition seeking exclusion of the "creamy layer" from the reserved category.Aug 23, 2011, 21:05 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Wednesday admitted a bunch of petitions challenging the Centre`s
decision to fix Rs 4.50 lakh as the minimum annual income for
the people among Other Backward Classes (OBCs) to be regarded
as "creamy layer".
The Supreme Court today upheld
the constitutional validity of reservation for backward
Minority Affairs Minister
Salman Khurshid on Monday found similarity between the Kerala High
Court`s order supporting reservation for the poor among
forward castes and the Supreme Court`s past observation.