About Jammu and Kashmir
Jammu and Kashmir is highly situated mostly in the top Himalayan mountains, and shares a border with the neighbor states of Himachal Pradesh and Punjab to the south. Jammu and Kashmir state has an international border with touched to China in the north and east, and the main Line of Control separates the line of border from the Pakistani-controlled territories of Azad Kashmir and Gilit – Baltistan in the west and northwest, respectively. Most of the tourists came to visit the Beautiful Jammu and Kashmir to see the top Himalayan mountains and mesmerizing jheel. It is said that Jammu and Kashmir is the heaven on the earth.
Caste Certificate In Jammu and Kashmir
The Caste Certificate is the main proof of the person’s belonging to a particular caste, or region especially in case of the person belongs to any particular ‘Scheduled Castes’, or Schedule Tribe ,or Other Backward Caste and also it is specified in the Indian Constitution.
The Jammu and Kashmir Government has felt that the Scheduled Castes and Tribes need the special motivation and encouragement, opportunities to provide progress at the same place where other individuals are having the same. As it is said and availed the result on the part of the Indian system of Protective Discrimination, there exist certain special privileges granted to these categories persons , such as reservation of seats in the Government Service, waiving off some part or the whole of the school and college fees for admission, special quotas in educational institutions, relaxation of upper age limits for applying the government jobs, or to apply for the govt availed scholarship schemes etc. If an person needs all these services and privileges which is provided by the state govt then a citizen must belongs to a Scheduled Caste must be possess a valid Caste Certificate.
An application forms for availing the caste certificate in Jammu and Kashmir are easily available through online or offline that is from the concerned local department in the particular City or Town or Village.
And which is usually the office of the Sub-Divisional Magistrate SDM or of the Tehsil or Revenue Department officer. If in case there is no one in your family who has been issued the caste certificate ,then in that case , a local enquiry will be conducted before issuing the Certificate to you. There will be Proof of residence in your State for a minimum specified period will be shown on documentary paper, and an affidavit which states that you belongs to a Scheduled Caste, or tribe and the specified court stamp fee are must required at the time of application.
If a person wish to obtain Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe certificates, then in that case the person needs to submit an application in a prescribed format which has to attested by the gazatted officer along with the application form
Ration card Copy
- Voter id Card Copy
- Report regarding caste Patwari / MC / Sarpanch
- In case of female caste certificate before marriage.
- A Self – Attested certificate.
- The total fees for the caste certificate will be charged for the application form is Rs.15/- only.
How it is to be Done:
For obtaining the caste certificate you must have the application form which has to be attested by MLA / MP , Municipal Councilor or any govt Gazatted officer. All the important copies of ration card, residence proof and identity proof must be submitted. Also school leaving certificate has to be submitted along with the caste certificate application.
The notary public issued affidavit which includes the person’s name, father name, residential address and other details etc ; which should also be submitted for getting caste certificate.There will be no extra fees charged for obtaining the caste certificate in Jammu and Kashmir state.
The verification of the given details by the person can be done by the concerned local authority and also they avoided the application request if they found that any of the family members of the applicant has already obtained or issued the caste certificate.
In case of any married women, the concerned local inquiry will be done from both place of her mother and at the place of residence where she is staying after marriage. A Caste certificates in Jammu and Kashmir is generally issued in 14 days. The status of caste certificate application form can be checked through online on its official website http://www.jkscstbccorp.in
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