Maharashtra Assembly passes resolution seeking caste-based Census
Thursday, January 9, 2020, 8:18 AM
The Maharashtra Legislative Assembly unanimously passed a resolution urging the Centrefor a caste-based Censusto find out the population of OBCs across the country. The resolution was moved suo moto by Speaker Nana Patole and unanimously adopted by the Lower House. A special one-day session of the state legislature was held to ratify the Constitution Amendment bill, which was passed by Parliament on December 11.