Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
Benefits for Economically Weaker Sections
pursuance of insertion of clauses 15(6) and 16(6) in the Constitution,
vide the Constitution (One Hundred and Third Amendment) Act, 2019 and in
order to enable the EWSs, who are not covered under the existing scheme
of reservations for the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes and the
Socially and Educationally Backward Classes,Department of Personnel and
Training has notified that 10% reservation would be provided for EWSs in
Central Government posts and services in direct recruitment vacancies
to be notified on or after 01.02.2019.
Also check: Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) quota will not affect existing reservation
information was provided by the Union Minister of State (Independent
Charge) Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel,
Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, DrJitendra
Singh in written reply to a question in RajyaSabha today.