OBC Creamy layer

Ambit of OBC 'creamy layer' extended to PSUs, financial institutions

Ambit of OBC 'creamy layer' extended to PSUs, financial institutions

Union Cabinet on Wednesday decided to extend the concept of creamy layer in OBC reservations to PSUs and financial institutions.

Aug 30, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
Decision to raise OBC 'creamy layer' income cap will give more power to poor: Ram Vilas Paswan

Decision to raise OBC 'creamy layer' income cap will give more power to poor: Ram Vilas Paswan

Centre on Wednesday raised the 'creamy layer' income cap in the OBC category.

Aug 24, 2017, 01:12 AM IST
Govt raises 'creamy layer' income cap among OBCs to Rs 8 lakh per annum

Govt raises 'creamy layer' income cap among OBCs to Rs 8 lakh per annum

Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday that OBC families earning up to Rs 8 lakh per annum will not be considered in the creamy layer.

Aug 23, 2017, 18:56 PM IST

Jat quota: Haryana notifies criteria for 'creamy layer'

The Haryana government today notified the criteria for the exclusion of the "creamy layer" within the Backward Classes category as per the schedule appended to the Haryana Backward Classes Act, 2016.

Aug 17, 2016, 19:19 PM IST

No proposal to hike OBC creamy layer cap: Govt

The government on Thursday informed the Rajya Sabha that there is no proposal to hike the annual income limit of OBC creamy layer in reservation.

Dec 04, 2014, 18:27 PM IST

Cabinet may take up creamy layer criteria issue

The Union Cabinet is expected to decide on Thursday on the revision of the criteria to distinguish the creamy layer from the Other Backward Caste (OBC) communities.

May 15, 2013, 21:26 PM IST

Proposal for raising income ceiling of OBC creamy layer deferred

Govt deferred proposal by the Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry to raise income ceiling of the creamy layer OBC candidates.

Jun 14, 2012, 17:19 PM IST