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Lok Sabha passes bill to give quota to upper castes

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The on Tuesday passed the constitutional amendment Bill to give 10 per cent reservation for economically backward among the upper castes in jobs and higher education.

The Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Fourth Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed after a division with 323 members voting in its favour and three against.

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First Published: Tue, January 08 2019. 22:12 IST
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