CM Uddhav Thackeray

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Maha CM Asks PM Modi To Increase 50% Reservation For Marathas, OBCs

In a meeting chaired with PM Narendra Modi, Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray has requested the Centre to increase the 50% reservation for Marathas and OBCs. “We presented all the facts, and steps need to be taken. He intently heard us and we are hopeful that positive steps will be taken,” Thackeray said. Deputy CM Ajit Pawar and PWD Minister Ashok Chavan were also present in the meeting.

Tue, 08 Jun 2021 - 04:58 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: CM Uddhav Thackeray, Reservations, Maratha quota, PM Modi

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Supreme Court To Schedule Hearing On Maratha Quota Law On Feb 5

The Supreme Court will determine on February 5 the schedule for hearing pleas regarding the Maratha Quota. The apex court's announcement arrived after senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi on behalf of Maharashtra petitioned before a five-judge constitution bench to re-evaluate the case after physical hearings resume. Earlier in September, the court had questioned the legislation's constitutional validity, subsequently sojourning its implementation.… read-more

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 02:16 AM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: The Supreme Court of India, Maratha quota, Reservations, maratha

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