If SC doesn't heed demands, government will bring ordinance: Paswan
Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, president of the Lok Janshakti Party and the key speaker of the government on caste issues, has asserted they will challenge judiciary orders against these castes' interests in the SC, and expressed hope the apex court will rule in their favor.
But if it doesn't, the government won't hesitate to take the ordinance route, he said.
Reservation stays till Constitution Bench decides on the matter: SC
The SC has now ruled the Center can continue with promotions "in accordance with laws" till its Constitution Bench decides on the issue. "We can say that you can go ahead with promotion as per law and we won't mention what is (the) law," it said.