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Shreya Rathore

Shreya Rathore

Asked on 7 January, 2019

What is the 10% reservation hoopla all about?

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The Narendra Modi government approved 10% reservation of economically backward section. This reservation will not depend on caste.

Rishika Mehta

Rishika Mehta

Asked on 7 January, 2019

Who qualifies as 'economically challenged'?

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Families having an annual income less than Rs. 8lpa, or agricultural land below 5 hectares, a residential area below 1000 sq ft, the residential plot below 109 yards in notified municipality or residential plot below 209 yards in non notified municipality area.

Vibhore Sarin

Vibhore Sarin

Asked on 7 January, 2019

What did the opposition say?

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The opposition claimed this was just another gimmick of the government and it stands exposed.

Hansika Dasgupta

Hansika Dasgupta

Asked on 7 January, 2019

Will this move help BJP?

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The BJP is clearly reaching out to its core voter base. It is hoping to consolidate votes before the 2019 general elections. Only time will tell if it will help BJP.

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