JD(U) on Saturday joined BJP ally Apna Dal in demanding a sub quota for SCs/STs and OBCs in the proposed 33 per cent reservation for women in Parliament and Assemblies as the issue is back in focus with NDA government pledging to ensure passage of the women reservation bill.
A National Advisory Council
member on Friday lamented that marginalised sections have "little
access" to basic education and warned it would turn into a
"demographic nightmare" if they remain uneducated.