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Modi misleading the country on quota: Mayawati

Writing in a Twitter post, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief said: "The Prime Minister is misleading the country by saying that reservation in jobs and education will never be ended

IANS  |  Lucknow 

President on Wednesday accused of misleading the country on reservation.

She was replying to Modi's assertion in Maharashtra's Nandurbar that no one can take away reservation allotted to some sections of the society by the of the Constitution Dr B.R. Ambedkar as long as (Modi) headed the government.

Writing in a post, the (BSP) chief said: "The is misleading the country by saying that reservation in jobs and education will never be ended. It's a jumla, because just like under the rule, during the BJP government too all SC/ST/OBC reservation benefits were made completely ineffective. Why?"

She added: "The BJP and the must also explain why their governments at the Centre and in the states are not filling up lakhs of government jobs reserved for dalits, tribals and other backward classes (OBCs) and depriving these sections of their due."

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First Published: Wed, April 24 2019. 16:40 IST
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