3 percent quota for persons with disabilities can't be sub-classified: Gauhati High Court

Justice Suman Shyam noted that India's legal commitment towards providing equal opportunities for person with disabilities (PwD) comes from being a signatory to the Beijing Declaration.
Justice Suman Shyam and Gauhati Highcourt
Justice Suman Shyam and Gauhati Highcourt

The Gauhati High Court on Monday reiterated that the government has a statutory obligation to provide 3 percent reservation for persons with disabilities and to ensure that the same are filled up only by persons with disability [Saidur Rahman vs State of Assam and ors].

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