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List of Other Backward Classes
 
  • Recognized by Govt. of West Bengal
  • Recognized by Govt. of India
Sl. Name of Castes Particulars of Connected Orders
1.
Kapali
Notification No.346-TW/EC dt. 13.07.94 read with Notification No. 92-TW/EC dt. 11-02-1997 read with
Notification No. 267-TW/EC dt. 17-05-1996
2.
Baishya Kapali
3.
Kurmi
4.
Sutradhar
5.
Karmakar
6.
Kumbhakar, Kumar
7.
Swarnakar
8.
Teli, Kolu
9.
Napit
10.
Yogi-Nath
11.
Goala, Gope
(Pallav Gope, Ballav Gope, Yadav Gope, Gope, Ahir and Yadav)
12.
Moira-Modak (Halwai)
13.
Barujibi, Barui
14.
Satchasi
15.
Malakar
Notification No.705-TW/EC dt. 13.12.94
16.
Jolah (Ansari-Momin)*
17.
Kansari
18.
Tanti, Tantubaya
19.
Dhanuk
20.
Shankakar
21.
Keori/Koiri
22.
Raju
23.
Nagar
24.
Karani
25.
Sarak
26.
Tamboli/Tamali
27.
Kosta/Kostha
Notification No. 370-TW/EC dt 12..5. 1995
28.
Roniwar
29.
Christians converted from Scheduled Castes
30.
Lakhera/Laahera
Notification No. 183-TW/EC dt. 8th March, 1996
31.
Fakir/Sain*
32.
Kahar
33.
Betkar (Bentkar)
34.
Chitrakar
35.
Bhujel
Notification No. 1179-TW/EC dt. 01.12.1995
36.
Newar
37.
Mangar
38.
Nembang
39.
Sampang
40.
Bungchheng
41.
Thami
42.
Jogi
43.
Dhimal
44.
Hawari*
Notification No. 93-TW/EC dt. 01.02.1997
45.
Bhar
46.
Khandait
47.
Gangot
48.
Turha
49.
Dhunia*
50.
Patidar*
51.
Kasai*
52.
Hele / Halia / Chasi-Kaibartta
Notification No. 1054-BCW/EC dt. 06.11.97
53.
Bansi-Barman
Notification No. 84-BCW/RC dt. 01.03.1999
54.
Nashya-Sekh*
55.
Pahadia-Muslim*
56.
Khen
57.
Sukli
58.
Sunuwar
59.
Bharbhuja
60.
Dewan
Notification No. 2927-BCW/MR-436/99
dated the 10th July, 2001
61.
Rai (including Chamling)
62.
Rayeen / Kunjra*
Notification No. 5001-BCW Dt.7-10-02
63.
Shershabadia*
64.
Devanga
Notification No. 861-BCW/MR-169/04
65.
Hajjam*
Notification No.3230 - BCW dt 04-12-08 read with No. 264/BCW dt. 28-01-09
66.
Chowduli*
Notification No. 485/BCW dt. 20-02-2009
67.
Chasatti (Chasa)
Notification No. 771-BCW/MR-436/1999
dt. 05-03-2010
68.
Beldar Muslim*
69.
Khotta Muslim*
70.
Sardar*
71.
Nikari*
Notification No. 1403-BCW/MR-436/99(I)
dt. 26/04/2010
72.
Mahaldar*
73.
Dhukre*
74.
Basni / Bosni*
75.
Abdal*
76.
Kan*
77.
Tutia*
Notification No. 1639-BCW/MR-436/1999
dt. 14/05/2010
78.
Gayen*
79.
Bhatia Muslim*
80.
Midde*
Notification No. 1929-BCW/MR-436/99(I)
dt. 02/06/2010
81.
Mallick*
82.
Kalander*
83.
Laskar*
84.
Baidya Muslim*
85.
Jamadar*
86.
Chutor Mistri*
87.
Dafadar*
88.
Mal Muslim*
89.
Majhi / Patni Muslim*
90.
Muchi / Chamar Muslim*
91.
Nehariya*
Notification No. 2317-BCW/MR-436/99
Dated 1st July, 2010
92.
Muslim Haldar*
93.
Siuli (Muslim)*
94.
Muslim Mandal*
95.
Muslim Sanpui/Sapui*
96.
Muslim Biswas*
97.
Muslim Mali*
98.
Ghosi*
99.
Darji / Ostagar / Idrishi*
Notification No. 5045-BCW/MR-436/99(I)
Dated 31st August, 2010
100.
Rajmistri*
101.
Bhatiyara*
102.
Molla*
103.
Dhali (Muslim)*
104.
Tal-Pakha Benia*
105.
Muslim Piyada*
106.
Muslim Barujibi / Barui*
107.
Bepari / Byapari Muslim*
Notification No. 6305-BCW / MR-436/99(I)
Dated 24th September, 2010
108.
Penchi*
109
Bhangi (Muslim)*
Notification No. 1673-BCW / MR-209/11
Dated 11th May, 2012, read with Notification No. 762-BCW / MR-116/12
Dated 1st March, 2013
110
Dhatri/Dai/Dhaity (Muslim)*
111
Gharami (Muslim)*
112
Ghorkhan
113
Goldar/Golder (Muslim)*
114
Halsana (Muslim)*
115
Kayal (Muslim)*
116
Naiya (Muslim)*
117
Shikari/Sikari (Muslim)*
118
Adaldar (Muslim)*
119
Akunji/Akan/Akhan (Muslim)*
120
Bag (Muslim)*
121
Chaprashi (Muslim)*
122
Churihar
123
Daptari (Muslim)*
124
Dewan (Muslim)*
125
Dhabak (Muslim)*
126
Gazi (Muslim)*
127
Khan (Muslim)*
128
Sadhukhan (Muslim)*
129
Majhi
130
Malita/Malitha/Malitya (Muslim)*
131
Mistri (Muslim)*
132
Paik (Muslim)*
133
Pailan (Muslim)*
134
Purkait (Muslim)*
135
Sana (Muslim)*
136
Sareng (Muslim)*
137
Sarkar (Muslim)*
138
Shah (Shah/Sahaji)
139
Tarafdar (Muslim)*
140
Gavara
141
Mouli (Muslim)*
142
Sepai (Muslim)*
143
Sekh/Seikh*
Notification No. 845-BCW/MR-147/12
Dated 10th October, 2012

*Indicate Muslim communities amongst the OBCs
Sl. NAME OF CASTES Particulars of Connected Orders
1 Kapali Resolution No. 12011/9/94-BCC dt. 19-10-1994
2 Baishya Kapali
3 Kurmi
4 Sutradhar
5 Karmakar
6 Kumbhakar
7 Swarnakar
8 Teli
9 Napit
10 Yogi, Nath
11 Moira-Modak (Halwai)
12 Barujibi
13 Satchasi
14 Goala, Gope
(Pallav Gope, Ballav Gope, Yadav Gope, Gope, Ahir and Yadav.)
Amended/Inserted vide Resolution No.12011/68/98-BCC dt. 27th Oct. 1999 of Ministry Of Social Justice and Empowerment
15 Malakar Resolution No. 12011/96/94/BCC dt. 09.03.1996.
16 Jolah (Ansari-Momin)
17 Kansari
18 Tanti, Tantubaya
19 Dhanuk
20 Shankakar
21 Keori / Koiri Resolution No. 12011/44/96/BCC dt. 06.12.1996.
22 Raju
23 Nagar
24 Karani
25 Sarak
26 Kosta / Kostha
27 Chitrakar Amended/Inserted vide Resolution No.12011/68/98-BCC dt. 27th Oct. 1999 of Ministry Of Social Justice and Empowerment
28 Jogi Resolution No.12011/88/98-BCC dt. 6th Dec 1999 of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
29 Fakir, Sain Amended/Inserted vide Resolution No.12011/68/98-BCC dt. 27th Oct. 1999 of Ministry Of Social Justice and Empowerment
30 Nembang Resolution No.12011/88/98-BCC dt. 6th Dec 1999 of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
31 Sampung Resolution No.12011/88/98-BCC dt. 6th Dec. 1999 of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
32 Turha
33 Bungcheng
34 Bhujel
35 Kahar Resolution No.12011/68/98-BCC dt. 27th Oct. 1999 of Ministry Of Social Justice and Empowerment
36 Betkar
37 Sukli (Excluding Solanki Rajputs who claim themselves to be Sukli.) Resolution No.12011/88/98-BCC dt. 6th Dec 1999 of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
38 Churihar
39 Thami Resolution No.12011/36/99 - BCC dt.4th April, 2000 of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
40 Dhunia Resolution No.12011/88/98-BCC dt. 6th Dec 1999 of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
41 Dhimal
42 Bhar
43 Lakhera / Lahera
44 Rangwa Resolution No.12011/88/98-BCC dt. 6th Dec 1999 of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
45 Kasai-Quraishi Resolution No.12011/36/99 - BCC dt.4th April, 2000 of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
46 Kalwar
47 Hawari, Dhobi (Other than those included in the list of SCs.)
48 Tamboli / Tamali
49 Khen (Non-Bania category)
50 Chamling
51 Deleted 12015/13/2010-B.C.II. Dt. 08/12/2011
52 Hela/Halia/Chasi-Kabartta, Das Kaibartta Resolution No. 12011/44/99-BCC
 Dt. 21-09-2000 Resolution No. 12011/44/99-BCC Dt. 21-09-2000 read with no. 12015/15/2008-BCC dated 16-06-2011
53 SC Converts to Christianity and their progeny
54 Rayeen
55 Nashya-Sekh Resolution No. 12011/1/2001-BCC Dt. 19.06.2003
56 Shershabadia
57 Rai (including Chamling) Resolution No.  12015/15/2008-BCC dated 16-06-2011
58 Bharbhuja
59 Dewan
60 Patidar
61 Banshi Barman
62 Pahadia Muslim
63 Devanga F. No. 12015/05/2011-BC-II, New Delhi the 17th February, 2014
64 Hajjam (Muslim)
65 Chowduli (Muslim)
66 Nikari (Muslim)
67 Mahaldar (Muslim)
68 Dhukre (Muslim)
69 Basni / Bosni (Muslim)
70 Abdal (Muslim)
71 Kan (Muslim)
72 Tutia (Muslim)
73 Gayen (Muslim)
74 Beldar Muslim
75 Khotta Muslim
76 Muslim Sardar
77 Muslim Kalandar
78 Muslim Laskar
79 Muslim Jamadar
80 Muslim Chutor Mistri
81 Muslim Dafadar
82 Mal Muslim
83 Majhi / Patni Muslim
84 Muchi / Chamar Muslim
85 Muslim Nehariya
86 Muslim Haldar
87 Muslim Sanpui / Sapui
88 Muslim Biswas
89 Muslim Mali
90 Ghosi (Muslim)
91 Muslim Darji / Ostagar / Idrishi
92 Muslim Rajmistri
93 Muslim Bhatiyara
94 Muslim Molla
95 Dhali (Muslim)
96 Muslim Piyada
97 Muslim Barujibi / Barui
98 Muslim Penchi
99 Gangot
 
 
 
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