Punjab caste certificate Form PDF Download -: A Caste Certificate is the proof of one’s belonging to a particular caste, especially in case one belongs to any of the ‘Scheduled Castes’, as specified in the Indian Constitution. The Government felt that the Scheduled Castes and Tribes need special encouragement and opportunities to progress at the same pace as the rest of the citizenry. As a result, as part of the Indian system of Protective Discrimination, there exist certain special privileges granted to this category of citizens, such as reservation of seats in the Legislatures and in the Government Service, waiving off a part or the whole of the fees for admission to schools and colleges, quotas in educational institutions, relaxation of upper age limits for applying to certain jobs, etc. To be able to avail these privileges, a citizen belonging to a Scheduled Caste must be in possession of a valid Caste Certificate.
Types of Caste Certificate =>> 1: समान्य जाति प्रमाण पत्र (General Cast Certificate) 2: अनुसूचित जाति, अनुसूचित जनजाति प्रमाण पत्र (Scheduled Castes Certificate , Scheduled Tribes Certificate), 3: अन्य पिछड़ा वर्ग जाति प्रमाण पत्र (Other Backward Classes, OBC Certificate)
Here we provide you a direct link to download the PDF form of the Punjab state OBC Certificate. The application form for the OBC certificate Registration can be easily downloaded by clicking on the link given below.
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The Punjab government provides reservations for the citizens of the state’s OBC society for the benefit of the government scheme. So that their standard of living can improve and they too can live life like other people of the society. For this, they are given OBC (Other Backward Class) caste certificate. OBC caste certificate is for those whose society could not connect with the mainstream of the society or could not develop their own.
Eligibility Criteria for Punjab Caste Certificate Registration
To get Odisha caste certificate it is mandatory to have the following eligibility criteria:
- The applicant must be a resident of Punjab
- Citizens can apply for a caste certificate if the applicant’s name is in the SC / ST, SEBC, and OBC list issued by the ODC government.
Documents required for application of Odisha Caste Certificate
Attach the following required documents with the Odisha caste Certificate application form:
- Aadhar Card
- Voter ID Card
- Ration magazine
- Any other document in support/claim
- Passport size photo
As you know, the caste certificate is mainly for the economic and social support of reserved class people like Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST). You can get many benefits from caste certificate. Examples:
To get reservation of seats in elections
To get a reservation in various government services
For waiver of fee for admission to schools or colleges
To get quota in educational institutions.
To avail the upper age relaxation limit to apply in specific government jobs.
To apply for the scholarship.
To receive government grants.
The caste certificate will be issued within 30 days from the date of application, and the Punjab caste certificate is valid for a lifetime. Before applying for a caste certificate, check your name in the list issued by the Punjab government. For which you have to go to the nearest CSC center.