Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad has known as for a Bharat Bandh on February 23, Sunday. Azad has known as for a bandh as a protest towards the Supreme Court’s choice on reservation.
Supreme Court, in it is verdict, had mentioned that state authorities shouldn’t be obligated to offer reservation in authorities jobs or promotions. The apex court docket additionally mentioned that reservation shouldn’t be a basic proper and the state authorities can’t be compelled to offer any reservations.
After this verdict, the Bhim Army Chief known as for a bandh nationwide in protest.
Azad has additionally filed a assessment petition after the Supreme Court verdict which got here out on February 7.
He mentioned that the choice goes towards the basics of reservation and he subsequently will probably be opposed.
The SC’s verdict was with regard to a petition filed towards the Uttarakhand authorities’s choice dated September 5, 2012 whereby the federal government crammed all posts in public providers with out offering reservation to scheduled castes and scheduled tribes within the state. The authorities’s choice was challenged within the Uttarakhand High Court, the place it was dismissed.