The Maharashtra State Backward Class Commission in its report has said that Marathas and Kunbis are one and the same community and as the Kunbis are already included in the Other Backward Class (OBC),.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •DNA
Maratha Reservation demand takes off the streets by Maratha Kranti Morcha. As per the reports, CM Devendra Fadnavis is trying best to calm them down and to accept all the demands by Marathas. Watch the..
Mumbai, Aug 02 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday informed that the state government stands in absolute support for giving reservations to Maratha community. He added that..
BJP president Amit Shah on Friday projected the Lok Sabha polls as a clash of ideologies and likened it to the "decisive" third battle of Panipat between Marathas and the Afghan army, saying.. Firstpost - Published
Unlike the Mandal Commission's report, the 10% quota move is unlikely to see protests as it includes benefits for the general category poor, including Jats, Marathas, Gujjars, Banias, Thakurs and.. Firstpost - Published
While the BJP has traditionally enjoyed support from upper castes such as Brahmins, Banias, Rajputs, Jats, Patels and Marathas, that was not enough to fend off challenges from the Congress in the three.. Firstpost - Published
Any economically weaker from Brahmins, Rajputs (Thakurs), Jats, Marathas, Bhumihars, several trading castes, Kapus and Kammas among other upper castes with an annual income below Rs 8 lakh and not.. Rediff.com - Published
'We were supposed to be a united nation based on unity and diversity.''Now what we are doing is there will be a class called Marathas, Dangars, etc.''The 100 per cent of our nation's population will be.. Rediff.com - Published
In today's times 83% of farmers in India and around 72% in Maharashtra are small land holders even among the Marathas only 20 percent belong to the creamy layer. The rest are really poor. DNA - Published
The bill, which will become law once the governor signs it most likely by next week and the state issues a notification, proposes that 16 per cent of the total appointments in direct recruitment in.. IndiaTimes - Published
Nearly 37.28 percent Marathas in Maharashtra are living below poverty line (BPL) and 93 percent families from the community have annual income less than Rs 1 lakh, according to the summary of findings.. Firstpost - Published
Marathas have been declared as socially and educationally backward class of citizens and have inadequate representation in services under the state.They are entitled to reservation benefits and.. Rediff.com - Published
Maharashtra revenue minister Chandrakant Patil said meetings were being held by a cabinet sub-committee to ensure the law to provide reservations to Marathas is within the legal and constitutional.. Firstpost - Published
The stalemate over the Maratha reservation issue is likely to get resolved and the assembly is expected to function smoothly on Monday.
The winter session of the state assembly began on November 19.. DNA - Published
When seen in totality, Rajasthan is in a queer situation - while Gurjars are the face of reservation struggle, there are several communities who are struggling to get reservation and others who are.. DNA - Published
At present, Gujarat has about 48 per cent reservation, which includes 27 per cent for OBCs, 14 per cent for Scheduled Tribes, and 7 per cent for Scheduled Castes.
The Maharashtra State Backward.. DNA - Published
In the run up to the ensuing Lok Sabha elections, the Maharashtra government's decision to provide reservation to the politically influential Maratha community, under the Socially & Educationally.. DNA - Published
The Maharashtra Legislative Assembly witnessed scenes of pandemonium and several adjournments as the Opposition benches demanded that the government table the Backward Class Commission report on the.. DNA - Published