Rajya Sabha passes 10% quota bill, now eyes on income scheme for poor
  • WebDesk BTVI
  • Jan 10 2019

The Rajya Sabha has passed the Constitution (124th Amendment) Bill, 2019, to grant 10% reservation for economically weakers sections in general category. The Lok Sabha passed the bill a day before. And, after the passage of the quota bill, all eyes are on the income scheme for the poor. Reports suggest that the government is thinking about scheme for below poverty line people to the extent of Rs 3000-5000 cr per month.