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Rajya Sabha passes bill to provide OBC quota in J&K local bodies

Rajya Sabha passes bill to provide OBC quota in J&K local bodies

New Delhi, Feb 9 (UNI) The Rajya Sabha on Friday passed the Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) Local Bodies Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2024 seeking to provide quota for other backward classes (OBCs) in panchayats and municipalities.
The Jammu and Kashmir Local Bodies Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2024 seeks to amend certain provisions of the Jammu and Kashmir Panchayati Raj Act, 1989, the Jammu and Kashmir Municipal Act, 2000 and the Jammu and Kashmir Municipal Corporation Act, 2000.
Lok Sabha has already passed the bill.

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