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reservation policy Line breaks: res¦er|va¦tion pol¦icy

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Definition of reservation policy in English:


The policy of reserving a certain percentage of jobs or school or college places for members of scheduled castes, scheduled tribes, or other groups.
Example sentences
  • His empowerment story of rising from a low-ranking cop to an IRS officer may further strengthen the very premise of the reservation policy.
  • The government is firm in its commitment to implement fully the reservation policy in government jobs.
  • In the case of OBC reservation in educational institutions, 55 to 57 years have passed without the reservation policy.
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