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Maratha quota


Maratha quota: Centre must remove 50% cap on reservations, says Ajit Pawar

February 20, 2022 7:44 am

The Deputy CM was replying to a youth who interrupted his address during the Shiv Jayanti celebrations and sought to know how long the reservation issue will remain pending. CM Uddhav Thackeray skipped the celebrations.

A measure of inequality

August 27, 2021 9:08 am

An ‘empirical enquiry’ as demanded by the Supreme Court to ascertain social and economic backwardness of OBCs should not be delayed

Shiv Sena MPs seek to meet PM, discuss OBC & Maratha quota, GST dues

July 22, 2021 8:52 am

The decision was taken during a meeting of Shiv Sena MPs in Delhi, held to discuss various issues in view of the ongoing Parliament session.

Centre should clarify if it wants to give reservation to Marathas: Sambhajiraje

July 02, 2021 7:10 pm

The Supreme Court Thursday dismissed the central government's review petition for reconsidering its May 5 judgment, ruling that state governments don't have the power to draw up their own lists of backward classes.

Fadnavis: Maharashtra should enforce suggestions made by Justice Bhosale committee on reservation for Marathas

July 02, 2021 7:22 pm

Fadnavis cautioned that if the state government delays the process, it will lead to greater unrest and anxiety within the community.

Come out with white paper on Maratha reservation issue: BJP to MVA govt

June 17, 2021 10:23 pm

Udayanraje Bhosale, BJP’s Rajya Sabha MP, listed a charter of demands for the Maratha community, expressed his displeasure over Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government’s “handling of the reservation issue” and urged the CM to intervene in the matter.

Maratha community to hold silent protests in all districts from June 16, supernumerary remains key demand: Sambhajiraje

June 14, 2021 12:00 pm

On May 5, the Supreme Court had quashed the 12 per cent and 13 per cent reservation in education and jobs for the community, which was upheld by the Bombay High Court. The reservation was given under the Socially and Educationally Backward Classes Act, 2018.

Uddhav-led delegation to meet PM today over Maratha quota

June 08, 2021 7:26 am

Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil said that the delegation, which comprises the Chief Minister, Deputy CM Ajit Pawar, PWD Minister Ashok Chavan who is also chairman of the cabinet sub-committee on Maratha quota, and Chief Secretary Sitaram Kunte, will meet the PM on Tuesday.

Panel set up to study Maratha quota order asks govt to file review plea

June 05, 2021 1:14 am

The committee submitted its report to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday.

Maratha quota: Find solution for issue by June 6 or face stir, says MP

May 29, 2021 3:53 am

Earlier in the day, the MP met Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis to discuss Maratha reservation.