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TRS govt not serious in offering increased quota for BCs in

Press Trust of India  |  Hyderabad 

Pradesh Committee N Uttam Kumar today alleged that the TRS government was not serious in offering an increased quota to backward classes in the coming Panchayat Raj elections.

has been demanding reservation for backward classes in proportion to their population, said.

"As the TPCC President, I demand that BCs should be given reservation in proportionate to their population," he said.

flayed K Chandrasekhar Rao for allegedly linking a case filed in the court to the

The government had yesterday decided to go on appeal in the against the interim orders of on the ceiling for reservations in the coming Panchayat Raj elections in the state.

The court had issued an interim order directing the government to ensure that reservation to OBCs and others in the coming local body polls is as per the overall 50 per cent quota fixed by the apex court.

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First Published: Wed, July 11 2018. 21:40 IST