In case of promotion by selection method, reservation is available to SCs and STs upto lowest rung of Group A. There is no reservation in promotion by selection within Group A.
Dr. Jitendra Singh, Minister for State, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions replied in Lok Sabha on 17.12.2015 regarding reservation in promotions in Central Government Service. Minister also stated that States will have to collect quantifiable data of backwardness, inadequacy of representation before providing reservation in promotion.
Railway Board letter regarding the promotion of SC ST employees against the reserved vacancies in stenographer grade
Reservation for the persons with disabilities in Group ‘A’ or Group ‘B’ posts – To be computed on the basis of total number of vacancies occurring in DR Quota
Reservation Policy for SC and ST Employees in promotion – Latest position discussed in Parliament Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions 17-December-2014 17:09 IST Changes in Reservation Policy The policy of reservation to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in services under the Government of India is administered through various executive instructions issued from […]
SC/ST reservation in Promotion – Implementation of Supreme Court decision for amending Rules of Promotion – OM No.1/9/69-Estt.(SCT) Dated 26th March, 1970
Rules of Promotion – Implementation of Hon’ble Supreme Court Decision – Whether concession as per O.M. No. 1/9/69-Estt (SCT) dated 26.3.1970 tantamounts to reservation
As a part of the affirmative action, reservation in promotion had been available to the SCs and STs since 1955. The scheme of reservation in promotion
Reservation in promotion is available to SC/ST (Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes) at the rate of 15% and 7.5%, respectively, in all Groups viz. A, B, C (including erstwhile Group D posts)
The Supreme Court in its judgment dated 19.10.2006 in the matter of M. Nagaraj & others v. Union of India & others [Writ Petition (C) No.61/2002] while upholding the validity of the Constitutional Amendments, viz. the 77th Amendment, the 81st Amendment, the 82nd Amendment and the 85th Amendment stipulated that
Reservation in promotion to SCs and STs: Latest statement by Minister of Personnel. The Supreme Court in the matter of M.Nagaraj Vs. Union of India has held that the constitutional amendments made to enable the State to provide reservation in promotion are constitutionally valid. However, the States have to collect quantifiable
Union Cabinet clears the proposal to introduce Constitution amendment bill in the ongoing session on Parliament for enacting Reservation for SC/SCT in promotions.