Print edition : January 09, 2015

M. Karunanidhi, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam president, and other leaders of the party watching the procession taken out by the DMK on January 23, 1994, to press for the continuation of the existing scheme of 69 per cent reservation. Photo: The Hindu Archives

Chief Minister Jayalalithaa addressing the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly, a file photograph. The government got the Tamil Nadu Backward Classes, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Reservation of Seats in Educational Institutions and of Appointments or Posts in the Services Under the State) Bill, 1993, (Tamil Nadu Act No.45 of 1994) passed to protect its reservation policy. Photo: The Hindu Archives

As the Supreme Court has ruled that conducting a caste-based census is against the law, the people would like to know what steps the Prime Minister will take to sustain the policies of reservation.
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