Authorities who may issue SC/ST/OBC (Non Creamy Layer) Certificate

SC/ST/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) candidates should submit a certificate issued by any of the following authorities:
District Magistrate / Additional District Magistrate / Collector / Deputy Commissioner / Additional Deputy Commissioner / Deputy Collector /1st Class Stipendary Magistrate / Sub-Divisional Magistrate / Taluka Magistrate / Executive Magistrate / Extra Assistant Commissioner (not below the rank of 1st class Stipendary Magistrate) / Chief Presidency Magistrate / Additional Chief Presidency   Magistrate / Presidency Magistrate / Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tahsildar / Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the candidate and / or his / her family normally resides / Administrator / Secretary to Administrator / Development Officer (Lakshadweep Island).
 (Certificate issued by any other authority will be rejected)