Cong govt in Guj gave OBC status to Modh Ghanchis not Modi: BJP

Seeking to nail the Congress` lie over Narendra Modi`s caste issue, the BJP on Saturday said it was the then Chhabildas Mehta government that granted OBC status to Modh Ghanchis in 1994 and not the current Gujarat dispensation as being claimed.

BJP, Congress in row over Narendra Modi OBC status

A row over Narendra Modi`s OBC status erupted on Friday with the BJP and Gujarat government rejecting the Congress stand questioning the authenticity of his claim while the rival party stuck to its position that he is a "fake" OBC.

Modi belongs to upper caste, manipulated OBC status: Congress

Narendra Modi belongs to an upper caste but has "manipulated" OBC status for political gains, Congress said today seeking to "expose" the BJP`s PM candidate ahead of his crucial Lok Sabha election from Varanasi.

Centre slammed for omitting Jat Sikhs from OBC list

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal slammed the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance government in the centre for deliberately denying the other backward castes status to Punjab`s Jat Sikhs.

Mant assembly bypoll: Singh for OBC status to Jats

Digvijay Singh on Thursday made a strong pitch for OBC status to the Jat community ahead of the June 12 by-election to the Jat dominated Mant assembly.

NCBC waiting for Assam govt report for granting OBC status

The National Commission for Backward
Classes is awaiting the Assam government`s nod for granting
Other Backward Class (OBC) status to 30 lakh minorities
residing in the state`s char (riverine) areas.

NCBC waiting for Assam govt report for granting OBC status

The National Commission for Backward
Classes is awaiting the Assam government`s nod for granting
Other Backward Class (OBC) status to 30 lakh minorities
residing in the state`s char (riverine) areas.