The constitution of India mandates that State may reserve any post or appointment in favour of any backward class of citizens who are not adequately represented in the services under that State. Whether such class of citizens is adequately represented or not is decided by __?

Answer: [D] State itself

The State may reserve any post or appointment in favour of any backward class of citizens who, in the opinion of the State, are not adequately represented in the services under that State. [Article 16(4)]

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