Supreme Court to hear a plea filed by State of Maharashtra seeking direction against the Union to provide the census data of OBCs collected by Centre in 2011-2013
The Top Court will also consider connected plea (s) challenging the ordinance promulgated by Maharashtra Government that provide for blanket 27% reservation to the category of backward classes in the local body elections.
Senior Advocate Shekhar Naphade for State of Maharashtra
Senior Advocate Vikas Singh for petitioners challenging the ordinance
Bench: There are matters which we have to hear which are connected, one is of Madhya Pradesh also. We'll hear the same at the end.
SG: The matter of MP has no connection with the matter of Maha
Bench: We'll take it at the end of the board.