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EWS Quota

  Dec 17, 2021

EWS Quota

Q What is the context  ?

A The Union Government has decided to revisit the criteria set out for eligibility for its 10% reservation under the economically weaker sections (EWS) category within a month.

Q How was EWS reservation introduced?

Q What is significance of the quota ?

Q What are the criteria to identify the section?

  1. Five or more acres of agricultural land
  2. A residential flat of 1,000 sq.ft. and above
  3. A residential plot of 100 square yards and above in notified municipalities, and
  4. A residential plot of 200 square yards and above in other areas

Q What are the court’s questions about the criteria?

Q What is the current status of the EWS quota?

Q What can be way forward ?