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Kerala okays 10% reservation for 'general category' in government jobs

BL Internet Desk | Updated on October 22, 2020 Published on October 22, 2020

The Kerala State government, in its Cabinet meet on Wednesday, approved the implementation of 10 per cent reservation in government jobs for the financially backward section in the general category, without affecting the existing ones.

Currently, 50 per cent reservation is set aside for scheduled castes/scheduled tribes and backward communities.

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The State government said the new 10 per cent reservation would not affect the existing categories, but was for those who are economically backward in the general category.Here's all you need to know about the various decisions taken the Kerala State government in its Cabinet meet.

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Published on October 22, 2020