A PIL within the Kerala High Court on Thursday urged it to direct the Centre to reassess whether or not Muslims and Christians in Kerala ought to proceed to be thought-about within the listing of minority communities.
A bench of Chief Justice S Manikumar and Justice Shaji P Chaly, after listening to the arguments on behalf of the petitioner organisation — Citizens Association for Democracy, Equality, Tranquility and Secularism (CADETS) — stated it’s going to cross orders within the matter.
CADETS, represented by advocates C Rajendran and K Vijayan, contended that the listing of minorities in Kerala needs to be re-determined and has sought a course to the National Commission for Minorities to do the identical.
The organisation has claimed that the Muslim and Christian communities in Kerala have progressed tremendously within the fields of socio-economics and schooling and due to this fact, their minority standing requires to be re-determined and no preferential remedy ought to be given to them.
It has additionally sought a course to the Commission to guage the event progress of the 2 communities in Kerala.