October 31, 2020 1:34 am
The state government remains on high alert ahead of the November 1 protest, and has deployed additional central and state police forces in the region, apart from setting up pickets.
October 18, 2020 7:49 am
The community has for long demanded reservation under the Most Backward Classes (MBC) category and 5-per cent reservation in ongoing recruitment for 15 services in the state.
February 12, 2019 4:28 pm
The blockades on the Agra-Jaipur-Bikaner National Highway-11 in Dausa district, state highway in Nainwa of Bundi district, Malarna road in Sawai Madhopur and the Karauli-Hindaun road at Budla village in Karauli district continued from the previous day.
February 08, 2019 8:36 pm
Bainsla last month gave a 20-day "ultimatum" to the state government to clear its stand on reservation to the communities in government jobs and educational institutes, failing which he threatened of reviving the quota agitation.
July 03, 2018 8:00 am
The members of the Rajasthan Gurjar Arakshan Sangharsh Samiti held a meeting with the government on Sunday and had given an ultimatum till Monday evening to fulfil their demands.
May 25, 2018 4:48 am
Bidhuri said that Rohini Commission’s report will be applicable for jobs under the Union government and that Rajasthan government should move on its own to extend five per cent reservation to Gujjars.
May 28, 2015 12:47 am
Calling the agitation “totally undemocratic”, the High Court slammed authorities for allowing the situation to deteriorate.
May 26, 2015 1:55 pm
The Gujjar community's agitation demanding five percent reservation in government jobs continues in Rajasthan's Dausa district.
May 22, 2015 1:00 am
"We want five per cent reservation under the legal limit of 50 per cent. The governments have been cheating us for the last several years. We are presently getting only one per cent and we want four per cent more," Gujjar leader Kirori Bainsla said.
November 12, 2013 3:39 pm
Gehlot: Government already granted five per cent reservation under special backward class.