A big decision has been taken by the Central Government on OBC reservations. The circular has increased the limit for the creamy layer from OBC to six lakh to eight lakh. This information was given by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Let us tell you that the last review for OBC reservations was made in 2013. Due to this decision of the government, more people in the OBC category will get the benefits of reservation in jobs and recruitment.It has been decided by the Union Cabinet to set up the Commission for Sub-Category under OBC so that the decision of reservation will be met by the needy. This commission will report in 12 weeks of commissioning. Recommendations have been sent to the President for the formation of the Commission in the list of OBC list to create Sub-category.What is the creamy layer?
The creamy layers, that is, a fixed-income-family does not get the benefit of reservation. OBC reservation is now 27 percent in government jobs. This reservation was made to the families who had less than Rs 6 lakh annually. Now after the introduction of the new creamier layer, the families will also get the benefit in the reservation, whose annual income is Rs. 8 lakhs.
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