AT A GLANCE
is an organization of educated employees of oppressed and exploited
communities amongst Indian society. Its full form is "The All
India Backward (SC/ST/OBC) and Minority Communities Employees Federation"
(Regd.). The Registration number is S-17809. The term backward has
got its significance as mentioned in the Indian Constitution. Indian
Constitution divides the oppressed and exploited Indian society
into three main categories on the basis of the nature of their backwardness
i.e. (i) The Scheduled Castes (2) the Scheduled tribes and (3) The
other Backward classes which have specifically been enumerated by
the commission headed by Kaka Sahib Kaleker and finally by B.P.
Mandal during 1953-55 and 1977-80 respectively. If is a known fact
that religious minorities such as Muslims, Sikhs, Christians and
Buddhists etc. converted from the oppressed and exploitation as
do the people of their earlier faith. Thus they are also included
under the basic meaning of the term 'Minority Communities".
The term 'Employees' includes all such educated employees belonging
to these communities working with Central, State or Local self Government
or their undertakings, private sectors and those who are even self-employed
gainfully in their own individual professions. read more......