Government crossing Laxman Rekha with reservation to upper caste poor: Ram Gopal Yadav
New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): Making a Ramayan reference to the Union Cabinet?s decision to approve 10 percent reservation to economically weaker section of upper caste, Samajwadi Party leader Ram Gopal Yadav said, the government is crossing the ?Laxman Rekha? of 50 percent reservation limit, slab made by the Supreme Court, with its recent decision. Yadav, however, welcomed government?s decision as the criteria is the financial background of beneficiaries. ?OBC ke liye bhi aabadi ke hisaab se aarakshan hona chahiye tha, sarkar is laxman rekha (50% reservation limit) ko paar kar rahi hai, to OBC ka unki aabadi ke hisaab se 54% aarakshan hona chahiye, ye jo aarakshan la rahe hain hum is faisle ka swagat karte hai,? said the SP leader.