Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe demands Reservation
The people belonging to Scheduled Caste and Tribe demonstrated outside Divisional Commissioner office, demanding reservation on various government jobs. They have also given a memorandum in the name of Chief Minister, under the banner of All Rajasthan Scheduled Caste and Tribe Development Council.
In this demonstration, the mass alleged that in few remote villages people of the caste are deprived of various facilities, which is affecting all round development of the area as well the residents. As a result, the people are forced to live in poverty.
According to the leader of the caste, among the several point demand, most important is to raise the reservation percentage to 16% in government jobs, which was however reduced to 5%. In teacher appointment, reservation of least 36% must be kept.