Is OBC and BC are same?

Is OBC and BC are same?

BC stands for Backward classes and OBC stands for other Backward classes. You don’t have to worry regarding such short term, they generally avoid O because either for typing purpose or because of the fact that BC itself means backward classes includes all the classes which are backward. So both are same thing.

Which caste comes under EBC?

Citizens having annual income less than Rs. 1 lakh and who do not belong to any disadvantaged social category such as Schedule Caste (SC), Schedule Tribe (ST) and Other Backward Classes (OBC) have been categorized as Economically Backward Classes (EBCs) in India. The term EBC is adopted in Dr.

Is Yadav in central list of OBC?

Classification. The Yadavs are included in the Other Backward Classes (OBCs) category in the Indian states of Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Haryana, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, and West Bengal.

Is Agrahari vaishya a OBC?

Bhurtiya, Agrahari, Dosar Vaishya, Jaiswar Rajput, Ruhela, Hindu Kayastha, Muslim Kayasth, Kor Kshatriya Rajput and a few others will be included in the state’s OBC list soon. Many of them had earlier claimed their status as higher caste but now aspire to come under the OBC category.

What is the difference between EBC and EWS?

The definition of EWS has been defined by the Government of India, whereas the definition of EBC and Most Economically Backward Class (MEBC) vary in different states as well as institutions. The eligibility to get the EWS certificate is not only purely based on annual family income but also based on the held property.

Who are EBC students?

objective of the Scheme is to provide Financial Assistance to the Economically Backward Class (EBC) Student studying at post-matric or post Secondary Stage to enable them to complete their education.

Are yadavs Kshatriyas?

The Yadavs claim Kshatriya status on account of their ‘connection’ with Krishna. That puts them in the warrior category and second only to the Brahmins, the priestly caste. The Yadavs, Ahirs and Gujjars belong to the same varna, caste cluster.

Is Kashyap a baniya?

No. In north Indian states like UP and Bihar, Kashyap surname generally belongs to Zamindaars. They are forward caste in India.