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SC/ST community can't claim quota benefits in govt job in another state: SC

The apex court also said that the benefits of quota for SC/ST would stand confined to geographical territory of a state or union terrritory

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Member of SC/ST community of a state cannot claim quota benefits in govt job in another state unless his/her caste is notified there, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday.

The apex court also said that the benefits of quota for SC/ST would stand confined to geographical territory of a state or union terrritory.

The court, however, held that in Delhi the pan-India reservation rules for SC/ST would be debatable.

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First Published: Aug 30 2018 | 2:18 PM IST

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