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Priyanka Gandhi Backs OBC Reservation In NEET

BP World Bureau | Jul 04 2020 06:54:05 PM
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Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi backed the demand for reservation of seats for Other Backward Class (OBC) students in medical institutions in both the states and union territories under the national quota in the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET).

Priyanka and her mother Congress president Sonia Gandhi said that the demand is legitimate and would ensure social justice for the marginalised.

 

Taking to Twitter Priyanka Gandhi expressed that the central government should implement it. 

Sonia Gandhi wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding reservation for OBC students in state medical colleges under the All India Quota of NEET. She wrote that at least 11,000 students lost seats due to denial of reservation.