HC upholds validity of Haryana Jat quota
New Delhi: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Friday upheld the constitutional validity of the Haryana Backward Classes Act 2016.
The court referred the petition on Jat reservation to the National Commission for Backward Classes, which will have to submit its report by March 31, 2018.
The court was expected to pronounce the verdict on the constitutional validity of Haryana Backward Classes Act 2016 that gives reservation in services and admissions in educational institutions to Jat communities and five others under the BC(C) category.
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