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OBC is a popular term, also known as Other Backward Classes. Many types of castes come in this class. OBC has its roots in Article 16(4) and 340 of the Constitution of India. Where it has been compiled under the name of Other Backward Classes. In India, the population of the people coming under OBC category is 42%, while only 27% of the people get reservation. According to the Mandal Commission report, in 1980, OBCs accounted for 52% of the country's population. According to the National Survey 2006, this figure comes down to 41%. OBC is described as a backward class in the social and educational field according to the Indian Constitution. OBC category has reservation of up to 27% in employment and education in public areas. In the year 1990, on the recommendations of VP Singh, the OBC category was included in the Mandal Commission. Reservation of up to 27% is provided by the government to the people of OBC category in the government institutions of the country, government jobs, and educational institutions. In the year 1990, on the recommendations of VP Singh, the OBC category was included in the Mandal Commission. Reservation of up to 27% is provided by the government to the people of OBC category in the government institutions of the country, government jobs, and educational institutions.