Can A Person Belonging To Schedule Caste Choose General As Category?

I belong to Schedule caste, but we are well settled and no need of any Government provisions as both my parents are working in Andhrapradesh state government under SC. I did my schooling and college under SC category. Can I choose " General categor... Read More

I belong to Schedule caste, but we are well settled and no need of any Government provisions as both my parents are working in Andhrapradesh state government under SC. I did my schooling and college under SC category. Can I choose " General category " while filling the job application? If yes, Will I face any problems at the time of joining? will government consider it a crime or cheating?
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Shagun Srivastava

Shagun Srivastava

  • Sector-1, Noida

Yes, you can apply for the general category as its not mandatory for the person to apply for the certificate. No crime will be committed by you for not applying in SC category as its not crime

Answered on 22 Jan 2020


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