Deputy chief minister Chhagan Bhujbal has now demanded reservation for Other Backward Class in the judiciary. In a letter sent to chief minister Ashok Chavan, Bhujbal has demanded a government resolution with immediate effect. In the letter, Bhujbal has stated that the demand is according section 312 of the Constitution of India. He has stated that nearly 800 posts of government pleaders and their assistants and the appointments on these post should be done by giving reservations to the OBCs. A delegation of the advocates representing the Bar Association of the Aurangabad Bench of Bombay High Court had a meeting with Bhujbal.
April 21, 2008