Chief Justice Sanjay Karol and Justice Sanjay Kumar
Chief Justice Sanjay Karol and Justice Sanjay Kumar

Patna High Court strikes down OBC, EBC quota in Bihar municipal body elections for violating Supreme Court guidelines

The bench asked the State Election Commission to re-notify the seats reserved for the OBC as general category seats.

The Patna High Court on Tuesday struck down the reservation provided for Other Backward Class (OBC) and Extremely Backward Class (EBC) in Bihar State municipal body elections for being violative of the triple-test laid down by the Supreme Court to govern reservation [Sunil Kumar & Ors v State of Bihar & Ors].

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