High Court Dismisses Petition Seeking Quashment Of 4% Reservation

Jammu, October 1: High Court has dismissed petition filed by one Mohammad Anwar Chowdhary seeking quashment of Statutory Order No.127 dated 20.04.2020 by virtue of which the amendments have been made in the relevant rules of Jammu and Kashmir Reservation Rules 2005 wherein 4% reservation has been provided to “Pahari Speaking People” in respect of each service, class category, grade in the services and post under the State/Union Territory as per amended Rules 2005.

High Court while dismissing the writ petition said that in such matters, as already noticed, locus standi of the petition becomes immaterial, as such, the ratio laid down in these cases is of no help to the case of the petitioners.



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