A submission to this impact was made earlier than Madras excessive court docket in response to a contempt plea by DMK in opposition to the Union well being secretary and others for non-implementation of a July 27, 2020 HC order granting 69% reservation in state contributed medical and dental seats to AIQ.
A committee has given the choices of following state reservation or central reservations however topic to parliament enactments on these seats of state, the Centre advised the court docket.
“We’re able to implement state reservation on AIQ however solely after putting it earlier than the Supreme Courtroom within the Saloni kumari case,” it added.
In response to the contempt petition, the July 27 HC order held that there was no authorized or constitutional obstacle to increase advantage of 69% reservation adopted in TN within the state contributed seats to the AIQ for medical admission.
The court docket directed the Centre to arrange a committee comprising the TN well being secretary and secretaries of the MCI and dental council, amongst others, to finalise the style by which such OBC reservation is to be utilized to AIQ seats.
The authorities did not make TN well being secretary of Tamil Nadu and DGHS, members of the panel, the petitioner mentioned.