In yet one more step in direction of streamlining the caste equations forward of by-polls and all-important Meeting ballot in 2023, the Shivraj Singh Chouhan authorities has constituted the Samanya Nirdhan Varg Kalyan Ayog.
It’s seen as a balancing act by the BJP authorities which had lately introduced to introduce 27% OBC quota in varied exams and the federal government recruitment.
This was accomplished amid rising assault from the Kamal Nath-led Congress social gathering which was calling the Shivraj authorities anti-OBCs. A closing verdict on 27% OBC quota problem is anticipated to be taken up for closing listening to by the Excessive Court docket on September 20.
The BJP authorities has not solely carried out the 27% OBC quota within the State barring exams and recruitments pending with the HC, but in addition has shaped an OBC Welfare Fee appointing Gaurishankar Bisen because the chairperson.
As political analysts imagine it was certain to irk higher lessons. Maybe for the rationale, a few days in the past, the State authorities had issued an order constituting the mentioned fee and appointing Shiv Kumar Chaubey, a Shivraj Singh Chouhan loyalist because the chairman.
Chatting with News18, Chaubey mentioned that amid reservation it’s vital to handle the pursuits of the final class. “We will likely be working in direction of welfare of the final class speedily,” mentioned Chaubey. He accused the Congress social gathering of sidelining the fee shaped earlier for vote financial institution politics.
In 2008, Samanya Nirdhan Varg Kalyan Ayog was constituted by then BJP authorities with Babulal Jain as its chairman.
The fee additionally made a number of suggestions however ultimately these schemes couldn’t materialise. In 2018, the then Kamal Nath authorities had shelved the fee.
In the meantime, VD Sharma, the BJP state head in a tweet claimed that the fee was constituted first time in 2008 and thru this fee, varied welfare schemes and measures are being carried out within the State.
Samanya PIchhda Varg Kalyan Samiti (SAPAKS) social gathering which had galavanised the so-called higher lessons towards the reservation in 2018 Meeting polls together with the OBCs and normal classes just isn’t impressed with the Normal Class Poor Welfare Fee.
“Nothing good will occur for the final class,” nationwide working president of SAPAKS Veena Ghaneklar advised News18.com. “It’s nothing however a ballot agenda to maintain the difficulty alive,” mentioned Ghanekar who mentioned the social gathering plans to discipline candidates within the upcoming by-polls to spotlight caste politics. Members and different functionaries will likely be appointed slowly in order to make this an optical phantasm, she claimed.
The Congress social gathering which had cornered Shivraj authorities on 27% OBC quota has additionally slammed this transfer.
“The federal government is constituting room-less and rules-less (symbolic) commissions as of late to woo voters,” PCC chief spokesperson KK Mishra mentioned. “It received’t do any good to the society,” claimed Mishra, including the State authorities was solely making an attempt to divert consideration from its failures.
In an affidavit submitted with HC on OBC quota problem, the federal government referring to the 2011 census information had talked about that the State is populated with over 50% OBCs. The ruling social gathering can be being attentive to different classes as effectively.
Not too long ago, the social gathering State-in-charge had convened a gathering of social gathering SC Cell in Bhopal specifying the dalit agenda for the occasions to come back. Moreover, the social gathering can be planning to undertake a ST outreach programme underneath which Union Dwelling Minister Amit Shah will likely be visiting Jabalpur to attend an occasion on September 18.