Narendran Commission was an inquiry commission appointed by 'c.narendran from madurai', India, in February 2000 to study and report on the adequacy or otherwise of representation for Backward Classes in the State public services.
The following are the main findings as mentioned in the report:
Backward Class communities, like Ezhava hold posts substantially higher in number than their individual reservation quota.
Report provides statistics of the backlog in the representation of the major Backward Class communities in the public services. Deficiency in the number of posts actually held (in reservation and open merit competition together) compared to the entitlement in reservation quota" for the various communities are as follows
Muslims (reservation quota: 12 per cent) 7,383 posts