Maratha quota

Maratha Kranti Morcha to stage protests over quota issue in Pune

There is a marked difference in the measures announced by the Maharashtra government and the ground reality, which will be brought to the fore through these protests, an office-bearer of the MKM said.

published on : 23rd September 2020

Quota stayed, Uddhav Thackeray government showers sops on Marathas

The Maharashtra government on Tuesday approved several relief measures for the Marathas giving them same benefits which are reserved for those from Economically Weaker Section (EWS). 

published on : 23rd September 2020

Maratha quota: Maharashtra government files plea before larger bench of SC

The Shiv Sena-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government's move comes amidst protests by various pro-quota Maratha bodies in the state.

published on : 21st September 2020

Sharad Pawar meets CM Thackeray amid COVID-19, Maratha quota worries

The meeting between two ruling allies lasted for 30 minutes, sources said.

published on : 19th September 2020

Three ways out on Maratha quota

CM Uddhav Thackeray called an all-party meeting which was attended by Deputy CM Ajit Pawar and Opposition leader Devendra Fadnavis.

published on : 18th September 2020

Shocked by SC stay to Maratha quota act: Devendra Fadnavis

The act was passed when Fadnavis led a BJP-Shiv Sena government in the state.

published on : 17th September 2020

Maratha quota: 3 detained for blocking Maharashtra minister Rajesh Tope's way 

Tope was heading towards his car after attending a function when four to five activists of the Maratha Mahasangh started shouting slogans of and blocked his way.

published on : 17th September 2020

Uddhav Thackeray assures protestors of Maratha reservations, says all options are being explored

Amid protests called on by various pro-Maratha quota organizations, the CM in his online address to the state on Sunday said that they are exploring various options on providing Maratha reservations.

published on : 13th September 2020

After SC order staying Maratha quota, Sharad Pawar suggests Uddhav government to take ordinance route

Pawar said that there was no point doing politics over this important and sensitive issue and that the government should bring an ordinance that will help to pacify the disgruntled Maratha community.

published on : 12th September 2020

Maratha reservation: Sharad Pawar hints at ordinance to set aside SC stay

The Supreme Court had on Wednesday rejected reservation for the community.

published on : 11th September 2020

Marathas should get concessions till quota in jobs, educations is restored: BJP

The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed the implementation of the Maratha quota law and referred the petitions challenging the law to a larger constitution bench.

published on : 10th September 2020

Supreme Court orders interim stay on Maratha reservation law in Maharashtra

The SC passed an interim stay on reservation for the Maratha community in government jobs and educational institutions in Maharashtra.

published on : 9th September 2020

Very satisfying: Minister on SC refusing stay on Maratha quota

Chavan, who heads the Maharashtra cabinet subpanel on Maratha reservation, in a statement said the state government will put forth its stand strongly before the court when the day to day hearing 

published on : 15th July 2020

Maratha reservation: SC to conduct day to day hearing from July 27 via video conferencing

The top court, which refused to pass any interim stay order on the quota, said chances of physical court seem remote due to the persisting COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 15th July 2020

Maratha quota: Ahead of July 15 Supreme Court hearing, Chavan chairs meet

According to a statement issued by his office, Chavan reiterated that the government will make all the efforts to ensure the quota holds its ground before the court.

published on : 10th July 2020
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