NewDelhi : The Rajya Sabha today passed the 124th constitutional Amendment Bill that provides 10% reservation for the Economically Weaker Sections in the Upper Caste. While 165 MPs voted in favour of the bill, only 7 MPs voted against the bill. After passing in both the houses, the bill will be now be sent to the President’s nos.
Yesterday the Lok Sabha had passed the 124th Constitutional amendment Bill with a two-third majority. While 323 MPs voted in favor of the bill, only 3 voted against it.