Maharashtra-Caste-Certificate

Maharashtra Caste Certificate

Maharashtra Caste Certificate

Caste certificate is a documentary proof which certifies that an individual belongs to a particular caste. Caste certificate is an essential document through which the citizens of Maharashtra state can avail the various kinds of benefits. In this article, we look at the guidelines for obtaining caste certificate in Maharashtra.

Purpose of Caste Certificate

Caste certificate provides reservation quota in the government jobs as well as job promotions in the State Government. It mainly helps those who belong to Scheduled Castes (SC) or Scheduled Tribes (ST). Also, Caster certificate can be used for educational purposes such as scholarships, admission in any school, college or any other universities. Apart from these, it also helps an individual to avail various kinds of social welfare schemes from the Central Government, State Government and NGO’s.

Documents Required

To obtain caste certificate in Maharashtra, submit the following documents along with the application:

Online Application Procedure

To obtain the Caste Certificate online, the applicant must follow the below-given steps:

Step 1: The applicant must visit the official website of Maharashtra.

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Maharashtra-Caste-Certificate-Home-Page

Step 2: Click on the “Caste Certificate” option under the Revenue Department on the homepage.

Step 3: On the next page, read the given instruction and click on the “Apply” button.

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Maharashtra-Caste-Certificate-Documents-Required

Step 4: Select the required category of caste from the dropdown list.

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Maharashtra-Caste-Certificate-Select-Service

Step 5: Now provide all the required details in the application form and click on the “Save” button. Also, take the print out of this receipt and application.

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Maharashtra-Caste-Certificate-Print-Application

Offline Procedure

The applicant can obtain the application form by visiting the nearest Tahsildar office. You may also download the application online. Hence, a copy of the application form is enclosed below.

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After filling the application form, enclose all the required documents. Then submit the application and documents along with the prescribed fee. The applicant will be charged Rs.5/- as registration fee. Therefore, the applicant will be notified to obtain the Caste Certificate within the specified time.

Track Caste Certificate Status

Using the official portal of Maharashtra, the applicant can obtain the Caste Certificate application status. Click on the Track your application button and enter your application ID. The status of the application saved will be displayed.

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Track-Application-Maharashtra-Caste-Certificate

 

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