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Students from Kerala refuse admissions in government hostels

Students denied hostels because of backward caste.

Published: 08th July 2017 06:46 PM  |   Last Updated: 08th July 2017 06:46 PM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

Hundreds of students from SC/ST and backward communities are refused admission in government run hostels in Mangalore as they hail from Kasargod district in Kerala state.

Mangaluru MLA J R Lobo has written to Social Welfare Minister Anjaneya on issuing directions to officials on considering such students as ``Gadinadu Kannadigas'' and admit them in hostels.

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