Haryana government has decided to grant reservation to the extent of ten per cent each to Economically Weaker Sections in case of direct recruitment to Group A, B, C and D post in all Departments, Boards, Corporations and Local Bodies of the state

February 14, 2019
  • Chandigarh, Feb 13 – Haryana government has decided to grant reservation to the extent of ten per cent each to Economically Weaker Sections in case of direct recruitment to Group A, B, C and D post in all Departments, Boards, Corporations and Local Bodies of the state government and in admissions to all educational institutions in government or government aided educational institutions.
  • A decision to this effect was taken in the meeting of State Cabinet, which met under the chairmanship of Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal here today.
  • Family for this purpose will include the person who seeks benefit of reservation, his/her parents, spouse and children and siblings below the age of 18 years. The income will include income from all sources that is salary, agriculture, business and profession and it will be income for the financial year prior to the year of application. Also, persons whose family owns or possesses any of the following assets will be excluded from being identified as Economically Weaker Sections irrespective of the family income:- five acres of agricultural land and above, residential flat of 1000 square feet and above, residential plot of 100 square yards and above in notified municipalities, residential plot of 200 square yards and above in areas other than the notified municipalities and any immovable property worth more than Rs one crore.
  • The income and assets of the families would be required to be certified by an officer of the rank of Tehsildar and the officer will do the same after carefully verifying all relevant documents as prescribed in the instructions issued by the Chief Secretary and Revenue Department.