The Supreme Court delivered a landmark judgment on Friday. In which it is said that if the candidate of backward class brings the exact number of meritorious candidate, then his selection will be under general category. While the reserve category will be for other backward classes. Which requires the required number for admission. The court passed the judgment in the Shobha case against the State of Tamil Nadu.
Supreme Court Decision About Reservation In India
A bench of Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul, Dinesh Maheshwari and Hrishikesh Roy ruled on the appeal under Section 27F of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants Act, 2016. In the case, the petitioner had applied for the post of Post Graduate Assistant and Director of Physical Education, Grade-1.