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Who belongs OBC caste?

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Who belongs OBC caste?

Other Backward Class (OBC) is a collective term used by the Government of India to classify castes which are educationally or socially disadvantaged. It is one of several official classifications of the population of India, along with General Class, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (SCs and STs).

Is OBC general category?

Candidates who fall under OBC creamy layer (parents’ annual income more than 8 lakhs) are treated as general category students. They do not have any reservation at the Government institutions. They can compete in general merit.

Is Jat in OBC in UP?

Yes, as per the Government notification Jat’s have been included in the Central List of OBC in nine states, namely States of Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan (two districts), Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Uttarakhand and Bihar.

Is Rajput an OBC?

The Rajputs, in states such as Madhya Pradesh are today considered to be a Forward Caste in India’s system of positive discrimination. But they are classified as an Other Backward Class by the National Commission for Backward Classes in the state of Karnataka.

Is BC and OBC are same?

BC stands for Backward classes and OBC stands for other Backward classes. You don’t have to worry regarding such short term, they generally avoid O because either for typing purpose or because of the fact that BC itself means backward classes includes all the classes which are backward. So both are same thing.

What is OBC NCL category?

20th Nov, 2017. OBC NCL: The creamy layer is a term used for wealthier and better educated members of the Other Backward Classes (OBCs) who are not eligible for government sponsored educational and professional benefit programs. In this case, the annual income of family is less than Rs. 6 lakhs.

Is Yadav a lower caste?

The Yadavs are included in the Other Backward Classes (OBCs) category in the Indian states of Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Haryana, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, and West Bengal.

Which caste comes under SC?

List of Scheduled Castes

Official name as SC Dates States where have SC status
Barar, Burar, Berar 1950 designated Punjab (1950)
Batwal 1950 designated Punjab (1950)
Bauria, Bawaria 1950 designated Punjab (1950)
Bazigar 1950 designated Punjab (1950) Haryana (1950) Himachal Pradesh (1950) Rajasthan (1950, grouped with Madari)