For How Long??

The caste based reservation system was introduced for the fixed period of 10 years after Independence. The main objectives of the reservation were to uplift the lower strata of the society and give them a leveled field to compete so that they can have a proper representation in every field of the work.   But,…

Snatching away the Fundamental Rights

    The inherent strength of the constitution of India lies in the fundamental rights. The core values of the “sovereign socialist secular democratic republic” lies in the six fundamental rights which entails a person the right to equality, freedom of speech and expression, education, constitutional remedies, religion and the right against exploitation. But often,…

Social Justice v/s Natural Justice

    While the term, “natural justice” is not  mentioned in the constitution, but the essence of theory which grants the people equality of status and of opportunity have been incorporated in the Preamble of the constitution which guarantees, social, economic and political justice.   Reservation policy has been adopted initially as a means to…

Strange Justice

    While there is no denying the fact that upliftment of the oppressed was the need of the hour in the history, the scenario has been changed a lot in the contemporary society.   Moreover, the tokenistic growth and development of the oppressed class in the name of reservation further proves that nothing has…

Violation of Fundamental Rights

  Reservation as a practice is as corrupt as its politicians. Let’s come back to this statement later. First, the Indian Constitution guarantees the following six Fundamental Rights to all its citizens alike:   Right to Equality. Right to Freedom. Right against Exploitation. Right to Freedom of Religion. Cultural and Educational Rights. Right to Constitutional…

What is Reservation?

  We come across the term ‘Reservation’ nearly every day such as in a newspaper, on a news channel, in discussions and debates, in candidates’ manifestos, in political agendas, in schools, or colleges, or during general conversations with people. But what is ‘Reservation’? Let me try to comprehend this million-dollar question. Governments have come, and…