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New Delhi [India], December 15 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea of the Maharashtra government seeking direction to the Centre to disclose the Socio-Economic and Caste Census 2011, raw caste data of Other Backward Classes (OBC) after the Centre submitted that the data co
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Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], November 12 (ANI): Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday promised to conduct a caste census for backward communities if his party is voted to power after the state Assembly polls next year.
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Patna (Bihar) [India], October 5 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said that hopefully there will be a consensus among all the political parties in the state on caste census and steps to conduct it will be figured out.
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], October 3 (ANI): The Muslim Seva Sansthan on Sunday staged a sit-in at the old bus stand in Uttarakhand's Dehradun and raised various demands including the declaration of the cow as the national animal of India.
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New Delhi [India], September 26 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said that the caste census is the need of the hour, adding that it is pro-development and help policymakers prepare welfare policies targetting the backward castes.
Updated : 3 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Patna (Bihar) [India], September 24 (ANI): Leader of the Opposition in the Bihar Assembly Tejashwi Yadav on Friday said that conducting a caste-based census is in the national interest.
Updated : 4 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 4 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday constituted a seven-member committee to study the matters related to caste census.
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Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 27 (ANI): People in Poonch are availing benefits under Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY) in which eligible people on the basis of Socio-Economic and Caste Census (SECC) 2011 can avail medical facilities up to Rs 5 lakh free
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New Delhi [India], August 23 (ANI): After meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Leader of Opposition in Bihar Legislative Assembly Tejashwi Yadav on Monday said that the PM would be looking into the matter of caste-based census, and the delegation is waiting for his decision about the same.
New Delhi [India], August 23 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar led ten parties delegation including Janata Dal (United), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and others will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday at 11 am to demand caste-based census.
New Delhi [India], August 23 (ANI): A delegation of leaders from 10 political parties including Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Leader of Opposition in Bihar Legislative Assembly, Tejashwi Yadav is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to demand a caste-based census at 11:0
Hubli (Karnataka) [India], August 22 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Sunday said that the state government is examining the matter of caste census but asserted that the issue was before the court and the Backward Class Commission.