Reservation to OBCs in Medical Admissions GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFAR...
Reservation to OBCs in Medical Admissions
RESERVATION TO OBCs IN MEDICAL ADMISSIONS
2295. SHRI T.R. BAALU
SHRI A.K.P. CHINRAJ
SHRI S. JAGATHRAKSHAKAN
Will the Minister of HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE be pleased to state:
(a) whether the Government has taken note of the judgement of the Madras High Court stating that there is no impediment to provide reservation to OBCs in medical admissions from the All India Quota contributed by the States and that a Committee should be set up to provide fifty percent of reservation and if so, the action taken by the Government thereon;
(b) whether any committee has been constituted to examine the proposal and if so, the details thereof;
(c) whether the reservation for OBCs in such medical admissions has not been given since 2013 and if so, the reasons therefor and whether the Government proposes to grant the same from the academic year 2020-21;
(d) whether the Government has received representations from any State particularly Tamil Nadu for providing reservation to OBC students for securing admission in MBBS and PG medical courses; and
(e) if so, the details thereof and the action taken by the Government thereon?
(SHRI ASHWINI KUMAR CHOUBEY)