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Faculty recruitment falters over lack of clarity on Maratha reservation, says SPPU V-C

According to the reservation scheme, members of the Maratha community will get 13 per cent reservation in jobs and 12 per cent reservation in seats at the time of college admissions.

Maratha reservation: Don’t implement GR giving retrospective effect till Aug 13, HC tells govt

A Division Bench of Justice Ranjit More and Justice Bharati Dangre were hearing petitions filed by four persons seeking to quash and set aside the GR passed on July 7, 2019, giving retrospective effect to Maratha reservation.


Fadnavis sweetens deal: Maratha reservation to apply from 2014

A government resolution (GR) issued by the chief minister-led general administration department stated that the reservation will be applied from 2014.

Supreme Court to hear plea challenging Maratha quota on July 12

The petition challenges the constitutional validity of the state law under which the state government provided reservation to the Maratha community in government jobs and admissions.

Day after High Court order on Maratha quota, caveat filed in SC

Vinod Patil, a Maratha leader and a social worker, is one of the several interveners supporting the reservation.

Bombay High Court clears Maratha quota with cuts, total up to 65%

State govt gave 16%, High Court rules 12% in education & 13% in govt jobs


Supreme Court refuses plea challenging order on Maratha reservation

A vacation bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra gave liberty to the petitioner students to approach the High Court after they expressed desire to withdraw the plea.

Maharashtra: Health dept’s 6,000 appointments hang with SEBC quota case in court

Senior health officials fear that with SEBC and Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) reservation, the quota limit has touched 68 per cent. “Once the appointments start, candidates under open category will protest,” an official said.

Quota ordinance: PG aspirants, parents claim decision unfair; silent protest today

On May 2, the Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court held that the application of SEBC reservations would be illegal, observing that reservation came into force after admission procedure had begun. On May 9, the Supreme Court upheld the HC’s decision directing Maharashtra government to issue fresh list of seat matrix.

Marathas should be included in OBC quota, petitioners tell Bombay HC

Calling the 16 per cent reservation as having been planned “without empirical evidence”, the petitioner's counsel said the data collected by MSBCC through surveys had no proper reference to the educational backwardness of the community.

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Mumbai, Pune come to a halt as Maratha groups protest for reservations

Maratha groups have raised the intensity of their protests demanding reservations in government jobs. The government says they can't take a decision just yet, but the groups are not prepared to wait.