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The High Court had ruled state government as lacking powers to decide on minority scholarship ratio

Minority Scholarship : Shall Submit Appeal Against HC Ruling - CM

Web Desk(TVM)Updated: Wednesday Aug 4, 2021

Thiruvananthapuram : The government will file appeal against High Court verdict on minority scholarship,  Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan told the Assembly, furhter assuring that all  those eligible for scholarship shall receive it.

Every government during its turn has implemented recommendations of the Payoli Committee report. Some individuals are trying to  unnecessary kick up controversies regarding  Sachar Commission Report, said CM.

There will be no difference  to the numbers of students receiving scholarship or the quantum benefits, said CM, adding that, the government would be remain at forefront to protect minority interests.

The High Court had earlier ruled that state government lacked powers to decide  minority scholarship ratio.