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Article 15 provides that the State shall not discriminate against any citizen on grounds only of religion, race, caste, sex or place of birth. There are three exceptions to this general rule of non-discrimination: 1. The state is permitted to make any special provision for women and children, for example, reservation of seats for women in local bodies or provision of free education for children. 2. The state is permitted to make any special provision for the advancement of any socially and educationally backward classes of citizens or for the scheduled castes and scheduled tribes. For example, reservation of seats or fee concessions in public educational institutions. 3. The state is empowered to make any special provision for the advancement of any socially and educationally backward classes of citizens or for the scheduled castes or the scheduled tribes regarding their admission to educational institutions including private educational institutions, whether aided or unaided by the state, except the minority educational institutions. Hnece all statements are correct.

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