Maratha agitation

Kolhapur district lawyers shun work in support of Maratha agitation for quota in education and jobs

To extend the support to the Maratha agitation, district lawyers on Monday refrained from their daily judicial works in the court.

published on : 30th July 2018

Amit Shah's Mumbai visit nothing to do with the Maratha quota stir: BJP source

Shah's visit assumes significance against the backdrop of a meeting of all-party leaders called by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis here this afternoon on the issue of Maratha reservation.

published on : 28th July 2018

Make Pankaja Munde CM for an hour to clear Maratha quota file: Shiv Sena's dig at Fadnavis

Munde, who is the Rural Development Minister, in a veiled swipe at Fadnavis over the Maratha reservation issue, had recently said that she would not have delayed the decision if she was in-charge.

published on : 28th July 2018

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis to hold all-party meet over Maratha reservation row tomorrow

The agitation turned violent on Wednesday as Maratha outfits called for a bandh in Mumbai and surrounding areas.

published on : 27th July 2018

Congress, NCP MLAs resign over Maratha reservation row

Congressman Bharat Bhalke and NCP's Dattatray Vithoba Bharne submitted their resignations to the Vidhan Sabha speaker on Thursday night.

published on : 27th July 2018

Maratha reservation stir: Internet services suspended in Navi Mumbai

The decision was taken in the wake of the situation in areas like Kopar Khairne, which witnessed violence during the Maratha quota agitation yesterday, a police official said.

published on : 26th July 2018

From silent to violent: The journey of Maratha quota protests

From a series of huge, silent and disciplined marches to violent demonstrations, the protest by the Maratha community now is an antithesis of their efforts to seek reservations.

published on : 25th July 2018

Maratha reservation agitation: Protestor who attempted suicide dies

One more protestor, Jayant Sonavne, who also attempted suicide yesterday by jumping into a river, is in a stable condition and undergoing treatment at the hospital.

published on : 25th July 2018