The latest notification on implementation of Supreme Court judgment on minority rights 2021 has been issued by the Directorate of Public Instruction (Elementary Education) in constitution petition No. 62 & 63 of 2017 ETC.
Supreme Court Minority Rights Implementation Decision 2021
I am directed to enclose herewith a copy of the Government letter vide No. vide No. SO(ER-II) 4-17/2014 (P) dated 28-01-2021 regarding the noted subject and refer to the decisions of the meeting held on 19.11-2020 under the Chairmanship of Dr. Shoaib Suddle to review the implementation of minority rights in the wake of subject judgment/orders in the said meeting, the following decisions, inter-alia, have been made:
“All examination taking bodies/papers centers in educational as well as recruitment setups must be sensitized to avoid including questions aiming at re-production of knowledge related to specific fate or religion”.
“All examining bodies in educational as well as recruitment setups must ensure that no exam will be scheduled during religious festivities of any community”.
“All carried forward posts of 5% minorities quota should be separately advertised under a special campaign”
You are directed to request you to ensure strict compliance with the decision mentioned in the above-said letter of the Committee in the wake of aforesaid Judgment/orders of the apex court.