Protected Characteristics: Caste

Part of Women and Equalities – in the House of Commons on 23rd September 2020.

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Photo of Kemi Badenoch Kemi Badenoch The Exchequer Secretary

I thank my hon. Friend for that question. We do agree with him. The Government completely oppose any discrimination because of a person’s origins, including any perception of their caste, and we do remain committed to repealing the duty as soon as the opportunity arises.