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Haryana Reservation News: Haryana Notifies Bill Granting Locals 75% Quota in Private Sector | India News


CHANDIGARH: The highly touted Haryana State Local Candidate Employment Bill, 2020, which provides 75% reserve in private sector industries for state domiciles, finally became law after it was notified on Tuesday. According to the notification, issued by the state legislative and law department, Governor Satyadeo Narain Arya gave his consent to the bill on February 26.
The bill was approved by the Haryana assembly on November 5, but was pending before the governor. Arya had asked the government for some clarification on certain issues regarding the constitutional validity of the proposed law, including the possibility of violation of the right to equality provided in the Constitution.
The new law provides for 75% employment for local applicants for jobs with a salary of less than Rs 50,000 per month in various companies, partnerships, trusts, limited liability companies and private management companies, employing 10 or more people. But, employers will have the option of recruiting only 10% of candidates from a district.

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