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Thackeray alleged that former Prime Minister V. P. Singh was the "culprit" who brought in the reservation system and "poisoned" the country.
Logically speaking, in a capitalist society, there is no better and more convenient way of measuring the unfairness of the system than wealth. The bottleneck of this seemingly ideal solution is the implementation of it. Who is going to find out the wealth of each and every family? One way to get around all the many complexities is to classify people based on their current occupation. Ironically, an idea similar to the caste system.
"What's in a name?" Shakespeare had once asked. If only he had known Hardik Shah, a Mumbai resident, who is the business head of Videogram, he would have sure agreed that there's a lot in a name. Sin...