Jat community gets Reservation | For Govt Jobs JAT Reservation
New Delhi: Monday, 03.03.2014
As was anticipated to woo the Jats in the upcoming General Elections, the UPA managed to include the Jat Community in the Other Backward Class category. The UPA led by INC Vice President Rahul Gandhi played its trump card by Jat reservation.
On Sunday, March 02, 2014, the Union cabinet convened a special meeting on the eve of Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh’s Myanmar visit to include the Jat community in the Other Backward Castes category. With the inclusion of the Jat community in the Other Backward Castes category, the Jat youth shall get reservation in government jobs and higher education.
With the inclusion of the Jat community in the OBC categories, just before the Lok Sabha elections in April and May, 2014, and anticipating an explicit fear of an imminent drubbing the Congress led by Indian National Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, has made its move to win over the Jat community in the forthcoming general elections.
With a significant presence in western Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, Jat community is bound to influence the poll outcome in some constituencies in the 2014 general elections in these states.