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Reserving the right to change

Reservation is an albatross whose continuation under the current system risks creating deep fissures in our society

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Quota Reservation

Vikram Johri 



Vikram Johri

Since I deal with young people aiming to enter postgraduate institutions, the issue of reservations often rears its head. Among the second generation of benefactors, the question is especially moot. Should they continue to take advantage of a lower bar for admissions or should they apply for open seats given that their upbringing has provided them no distinct disadvantage?

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First Published: Fri, January 11 2019. 21:02 IST

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