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Ramdas Athawale


Mumbai: Ramdas Athawale's party to protest scrapping of promotion quota on July 6

July 01, 2021 8:16 pm

The 33 per cent reservation in promotion was for employees who got into service through Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Vimukti Jati Nomadic Tribe and Special Backward Class category quota.

Amid pandemic, govt to invest in select start-ups for elderly care

June 23, 2021 6:25 pm

Selected companies will be supported with government equity participation of up to Rs 1 crore and showcased on the SAGE (Seniorcare Aging Growth Engine) portal, Department of Social Justice Secretary R Subrahmanyam told The Indian Express Wednesday.

Ramdas Athawale meets Kovind, seeks President’s rule in Maharashtra

March 25, 2021 9:36 pm

Ramdas Athawale alleged that the MVA government had failed to give good governance.

Pune: Social justice minister Athawale accuses Cong of misleading farmers

February 13, 2021 11:47 pm

He also responded to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's 'Hum Do Humare Do' jibe at the central government, saying that the “unmarried Congress leader should take it seriously and get married”.

Will take up issues of Matang community with PM Modi: Athawale

January 26, 2021 2:36 am

Athawale attended a state level meeting of the Matang community organised by leader Hanumant Sathe in Pune on Monday.

Athawale promises to take up Matang community's demands with PM Modi

January 25, 2021 3:53 pm

Speaking at a state-level meeting of the Matang community in Pune, the Minister of State for Social Justice Department said that he will soon arrange a meeting of leaders from the community with the Prime Minister.

Maharashtra: Athawale, Tatkare test positive for Covid, in hospital

October 28, 2020 4:04 am

Athawale (60), a member of the Rajya Sabha and the Minister of State for Social Justice, is diabetic. He had attended an event in Mumbai on Monday to induct actor Payal Ghosh into the Republican Party of India (A).

Union minister Ramdas Athawale tests Covid-19 positive, hospitalised in Mumbai

October 27, 2020 7:51 pm

In February, a video of Athawale, along with a Chinese diplomat and Buddhist monks chanting "Go corona, go corona" at a prayer meeting went viral on social media.

Delhi Confidential: Last Ally Minister

October 10, 2020 7:49 am

The Shiromani Akali Dal had pulled out its nominee — Harsimrat Kaur — from the Cabinet last month over differences with the government on the farm Bills, now made into law. Before that, Shiv Sena had walked out of the NDA last year.

Athawale to Sena: Reunite with BJP to form government in Maharashtra

September 28, 2020 8:19 pm

Athawale said Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray should remain chief minister for one year and then the coveted post should go to BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis for the remaining three years (of current assembly term).


Idea Exchange With Ramdas Athawale

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

A prominent Dalit leader from Maharashtra, Ramdas Athawale has been raising the issues concerning the Dalits in the government. In this edition of Idea Exchange, he talks about the community’s issues and answers questions on how India can counter cas