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,
2006.

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
document.

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.