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Prakash Ambedkar


Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi will fight those exploiting reservation for politics: Prakash Ambedkar

May 31, 2021 12:38 am

Last week, the apex court rejected the Maharashtra government's review petition against its March 4 ruling that reservation for OBC communities in local bodies should not exceed aggregate of 50 per cent of total seats reserved in favour of SC/ST/OBC taken together.

Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi chief seeks President’s rule in state

March 23, 2021 3:58 am

Ambedkar said, “Home Minister Anil Deshmukh cannot issue an order to the police force to collect Rs 100 crore. If such a huge amount is raised, it has to be a collective decision of the party or the cabinet."

Maharashtra Gram Panchayat polls: Setback for some senior leaders, triumph for others

January 19, 2021 12:25 am

A panel backed by NCP leader and state minister Dhananjay Munde defeated a panel supported by his estranged cousin and BJP leader Pankaja Munde in his home turf of Parli Gram Panchayat in Beed district.

Prakash Ambedkar: Centre should bring law making MSP violation punishable offence

December 18, 2020 3:17 am

He added that the three laws are not going to help small and marginal farmers. “The laws favour the big marts. Corporate houses and industrialists will capture the entire agriculture sector.”

Pune: Man held for ‘derogatory comment against VBA chief on FB’

October 14, 2020 10:26 am

Pune resident Manoj Kshirsagar, who is a member of the VBA, has lodged the FIR at Khadak police station.

Maharashtra: Ambedkar leads protest outside temple at Pandharpur

September 01, 2020 2:22 am

Ambedkar gave the government 10 days to come out with guidelines for places of worship. But if it fails, Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi will intensify its agitation, he said.

Prakash Ambedkar, some warkaris allowed entry into Pandharpur temple

August 31, 2020 10:00 pm

The VBA leader said the government has promised to come up with a standard operating procedure for religious places in 8-10 days.

‘Only questioning political reservations, quota for SC/STs in govt jobs & education must continue’

July 27, 2020 12:47 am

Unfortunately, the country has not understood Dr BR Ambedkar. He had envisaged reservation for SC/STs in Lok Sabha and state Assembly constituencies for just 10 years. The objective was to bring the Dalits and tribal people into the electoral process and help them exercise their democratic rights

Nagpur: Police apply SC/ST Act in Dalit youth’s suicide case

June 09, 2020 11:29 pm

On Monday, VBA leader Prakash Ambedkar alleged that it was a murder case and police were trying to brush it under the carpet, since the accused was an NCP worker of Narkhed Panchayat Samiti

Take immediate steps to address concerns of migrants: Devendra Fadnavis

April 14, 2020 8:56 pm

“At this moment the state government and its leader have to take responsibility and initiate course correction to defuse their anger and provide all basic necessities. Unfortunately, the state leadership is putting the blame on the Centre,” former Maharashtra CM said.