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Maratha quota stir: Panel likely to submit report by November 15

The court was hearing a petition filed by Activist Vinod Patil that seeks a time-bound programme from the state government on providing reservation for Marathas.

published on : 12th September 2018

Maratha quota: Maharashtra government likely to receive report by November 15

The Backward Classes commission would submit to the government its recommendations on whether the community should be granted reservation in state-aided educational institutions and workplaces.

published on : 11th September 2018

Maharashtra: After Marathas, Dhangar community members stage protests demanding quota

The agitation was particularly effective in places such as Nagpur, Kolhapur and Aurangabad, where agitators blocked roads for several hours.

published on : 14th August 2018

Constitutional process for quota needs time, maintain peace: Sharad Pawar​ to Maratha agitators

The NCP chief also said that reservation must be granted to the Marathas without reducing the quota granted to other communities under the Constitution.

published on : 11th August 2018

Man ends life, 'suicide note' mentions debt, Maratha quota

Karbhari Shelke was found hanging from the ceiling of a room in his house in the Vijaynagar area of the Garkheda locality, a Pundliknagar police official said.

published on : 10th August 2018

Maratha Quota stir gets violent yet again in Maharashtra

Even after assurance by its leaders that the Maharashtra bandh on Thursday would be peaceful, the Maratha agitation turned violent once again.

published on : 9th August 2018

Maratha quota stir: Security beefed up in Maharashtra ahead of bandh today

The government has deployed six companies of RAF, one company each of CISF and SRPF at sensitive locations, an official said.

published on : 9th August 2018

Cracks appear in Maratha stir over statewide shut down call on Aug 9

Responding to apprehensions of police that violence may take place during the shutdown, the agitators, at a meeting in Aurangabad, decided to exclude Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Thane and Beed.

published on : 9th August 2018

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis's assurances unlikely to have any effect on Maratha stir

The tribal community appeared to be up against the Maratha community even as Gavit, in the parliament, demanded action against the protestors under the atrocities act.

published on : 6th August 2018

Maratha quota stir: No end to violence and suicides in Maharashtra

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday appealed to the Maratha pro-quota protesters to stop violence and suicides in Maharashtra.

published on : 6th August 2018

Bombay High Court advances hearing on Maratha quota issue to Tuesday

Several petitions were filed in 2014 and 2015 after te then Congress-NCP government granted 16 per cent reservation in government jobs and education to the Maratha community.

published on : 4th August 2018

Over 300 held across Maharashtra as Maratha quota activists hold Jail Bharo agitation

Pro-quota groups led by Maratha Kranti Morcha organised Jail Bharo at Azad Maidan in south Mumbai, where police detained 34 persons.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Maratha quota agitation: Maratha Kranti Morcha holds Jail bharo protest in Mumbai

Pro-quota groups led by the Maratha Kranti Morcha organised the 'jail bharo' agitation at Azad Maidan in south Mumbai while local groups in some parts of the state also held similar protests.

published on : 1st August 2018

Maharashtra government announces sops even as Maratha community resorts to 'Jail Bharo'

Coordinator of Maratha Kranti Morcha Vinod Pokharkar said that the 'Jail Bharo' agitation would continue till August 9.

published on : 1st August 2018

Only we can give lasting quota, Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis reiterates even as eight Maratha workers attempt self-immolation

Fadnavis said that the government is trying to complete all the statutory measures necessary for lasting quota for Maratha community.

published on : 31st July 2018
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