OBC

Maharashtra leaders angry over Centre's decision to not share OBC data 

Maharashtra’s OBC leaders on Wednesday attacked the Centre over its decision not to share OBC population data with Maharashtra government. 

published on : 22nd July 2021

Madras HC pulls Centre over medical OBC quota

To not implement the reservation is not a choice for the Union government, court observes

published on : 20th July 2021

Delay in NEET-MDS counselling callous: SC hits out at Modi government

Additional Solicitor General K M Nataraj sought to shift the blame on another SC bench, saying the government was awaiting clarification on providing OBC quota to seats in the AIQ pool.

published on : 20th July 2021

OBC quota issue: Maharashtra Assembly passes resolution to seek 2011 census data from Centre

The resolution, moved by NCP leader and state Food and Civil Supplies Minister Chhagan Bhujbal, was passed by a voice vote amid an uproar by members of the opposition BJP.

published on : 5th July 2021

OBC resolution to be moved by Maharashtra govt in Legislature 'misleading': Devendra Fadnavis 

The Supreme Court earlier this year quashed quota for the OBCs in local bodies after observing that the total number of seats earmarked for various communities should not exceed 50%.

published on : 5th July 2021

Fadnavis must cooperate with Maharashtra CM on OBC quota, says Sena MP Sanjay Raut

Fadnavis had recently said he could get the OBC quota reinstated if he was given the reins of power in the state for four months.

published on : 28th June 2021

Maha Vikas Aghadi, BJP battle over OBC quota in civic bodies 

The demand for restoration of OBC quota in local civic bodies has triggered a political slugfest between the ruling and Oppositions parties  in Maharashtra. 

published on : 28th June 2021

Maharashtra BJP holds statewide protest to demand OBC quota in local bodies

Addressing BJP workers in Nagpur, Devendra Fadnavis said his party will restore reservation for OBCs in local bodies if given power, and if not, he will retire from politics.

published on : 26th June 2021

Will retire from politics if BJP fails to bring back political reservation for OBCs: Devendra Fadnavis

Former-Maharashtra CM and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis, who represents Nagpur South-West seat in the Assembly, said OBCs are being purposely deprived of the political reservation.

published on : 26th June 2021

SC judgment on Maratha reservation evokes mixed response from community leaders

Maratha leader and BJP Rajya Sabha member Sambhajiraje Chhatrapati said that this is an unfortunate judgment for the community

published on : 5th May 2021

Panchamasalis to hold rally in Bengaluru on Sunday demanding OBC status

The demand for reservation is only for education and government jobs.

published on : 20th February 2021

Entire reservation policy should be rewritten: Former HC judge Nagamohan Das

It should be done scientifically after holding extensive discussions, he says, while talking to The New Sunday Express.

published on : 14th February 2021

Seers seek OBC tag for all Veerashaiva-Lingayats

Sree Dingaleshwara Swamiji said that it was the Union  Government that has so far not accorded the OBC status to Veerashaiva-Lingayats.

published on : 14th February 2021

Panchamasali reservation: Seer says BSY in state of mental disequilibrium, asks BJP to change CM

Swami urged the BJP high command to change the Chief Minister in Karnataka as he is failing to stand by his word.

published on : 6th February 2021

OBC students want immediate hiring for reserved posts at Central varsities

Speaking to the media, the association demanded an immediate recruitment drive for filling 27 per cent OBC-reserved teaching posts in all Central universities. 

published on : 23rd January 2021
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