EWS full form in hindi Persons should not be covered under the scheme of reservation for SCs, STs and OBCs. Family gross annual income from all sources i.e. salary, agriculture, business, profession, etc. should be below Rs 8 lac (Rupees eight lac only). Income shall also include income for the financial year prior to the year of application. The property held by a "Family" in different locations or different places/cities would be clubbed while applying the land or property holding test to determine EWS status. The term "Family" for this purpose will include the person who seeks benefit of reservation, his/her parents and siblings below the age of 18 years as also his/her spouse and children below the age of 18 years. A copy of the EWS certificate must be uploaded at the time of the CAT application registration. The EWS certificate must be shown and a photocopy should be submitted at the time of interviews