The JNU scheme to keep out Bahujans

In the academic year 2017-18, among those admitted to the MPhil/PhD programme, only 1.3 per cent came from Scheduled Castes, 0.6 per cent from Scheduled Tribes and 8.2 per cent from the OBCs – instead of the reserved 15 per cent, 15 per cent and 27 per cent, respectively

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