In U.P., ‘upper castes’ led by Brahmins, Thakurs still occupy largest chunk of Ministries

Omar Rashid
Overall, out of the 60 Ministers in Yogi Adityanath-led UP government, 27 belong to the traditional ‘upper castes’, while the OBC have 23 representatives, including a Sikh Jat, and Dalits have nine. One is a Shia Muslim.

2 arrested for inciting violence during Assam eviction

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Villagers protest against an eviction drive in Darrang district, September 23, 2021, carried out to evict illegal encroachers from the government land.

Nimaben Acharya becomes first woman Speaker of Gujarat Assembly

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Nimaben Acharya assured the House that she will try to fulfill her new responsibility to the best of her ability.

Bhabanipur bypoll: Dilip Ghosh allegedly manhandled, Arjun Singh faces 'go back' slogans

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Dilip Ghosh and Arjun Singh were campaigning for BJP candidate Priyanka Tibrewal, who is pitted against CM Mamata Banerjee in Bhabanipur assembly bypolls.
Overall, out of the 60 Ministers in Yogi Adityanath-led UP government, 27 belong to the traditional ‘upper castes’, while the OBC have 23 representatives, including a Sikh Jat, and Dalits have nine. One is a Shia Muslim.

In U.P., ‘upper castes’ led by Brahmins, Thakurs still occupy largest chunk of Ministries

Villagers protest against an eviction drive in Darrang district, September 23, 2021, carried out to evict illegal encroachers from the government land.

2 arrested for inciting violence during Assam eviction

Nimaben Acharya assured the House that she will try to fulfill her new responsibility to the best of her ability.

Nimaben Acharya becomes first woman Speaker of Gujarat Assembly

Dilip Ghosh and Arjun Singh were campaigning for BJP candidate Priyanka Tibrewal, who is pitted against CM Mamata Banerjee in Bhabanipur assembly bypolls.

Bhabanipur bypoll: Dilip Ghosh allegedly manhandled, Arjun Singh faces 'go back' slogans

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